Author Archives: mignon

South African kids are hungry for relevant, local literature!

Bontle Senne chats about stampeding children, bullies, academic dissertations and things that go bump in the dark… Her latest deliciously creepy book for tweens is now out – look out for Lake of Memories Book 2 in the Shadow Chasers series. It’s illustrated with line drawings by Pete Woodbridge.  Bontle, you describe yourself as a literacy […]

Inspiring young South Africans to #LoveReading

(from left) Cebisa Zono, Nandipha Tshabane and Ndibulele Sotondoshe holding copies of the new book. Cover2Cover and FunDza Literacy Trust are delighted to welcome their latest book into the world! #LoveReading is a collection of blogs, articles, poems and stories by new and experienced writers all over South Africa. For most of these writers, this […]

‘May I have this dance’ named an Honor Book for 2016

May I have this Dance… by Connie Manse Ngcaba, published by Face2Face (an imprint of Cover2Cover Books) has just been named an Honor Book for 2016 by the Children’s Africana Book Awards Committee, based in the United States. Connie has been invited to attend the awards ceremony at the Smithsonian National Museum of African Art […]