An excellent teaching tool about South Africa’s journey to freedom

An excellent teaching tool about South Africa’s journey to freedom

May I have this dance, by Connie Manse Ngcaba, looks set to find readers in schools and libraries across the USA. It has been selected as an Honor Book for 2016 by the Children’s Africana Book Awards Committee, based in the United States. Read an edited version of a...

‘Shadow Chasers book 1: Powers of the Knife’ Bookchat review

“POWERS OF THE KNIFE : Shadow Chasers, Book 1 by Bontle Senne (Cover2Cover 2016) Fascinating! Set in today’s world where the Trouble Gurlz reckon they rule the school and taxi drivers rule much of the rest, Nom has a magic knife which sets her (with her friend...
Ellipsis blog post on the ‘Harmony High’ Series

Ellipsis blog post on the ‘Harmony High’ Series

It’s all good and proper for people to write grand novels that win them awards. My hat goes off to all the writers who attend book festivals and hold tedious talks that are essentially about how intelligent they are. I’m all for Nobel Laureates being guest lectures at...