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22 April 2005, 09:52am
Critic's light shines out of the shadow of Iris Murdoch
Critic's light shines out of the shadow of Iris Murdoch
What's On - Western Cape

John Bayley may be better known for his late wife Iris Murdoch but a new collection of his criticism recalls the powerful ...

22 April 2005, 09:49am
World Book Day celebration in city
World Book Day celebration in city
What's On - Western Cape

Celebrate World Book Day in the city at the Centre for the Book in Queen Victoria Street today.

22 April 2005, 09:47am
Posh and other language myths - Michael Quinion
Posh and other language myths - Michael Quinion
What's On - Western Cape

Ask almost anyone who has not read this book where the term "posh" comes from, and they will probably tell you that it is ...

22 April 2005, 09:35am
The Complete Gardener - Monty Don
The Complete Gardener - Monty Don
What's On - Western Cape

Gardening organically requires determination and perseverance.

22 April 2005, 09:38am
Memory and Identity
Memory and Identity
What's On - Western Cape

Pope John Paul II, spiritual leader of millions, was also a Polish patriot, an intellectual and a great communicator, as this book demonstrates.

22 April 2005, 09:36am
Skeletons that do the talking
Skeletons that do the talking
What's On - Western Cape

Forensic anthropologist Clea Koff was in Cape Town last week to promote her book The Bone Woman which is about her work she ...

21 April 2005, 1:48pm
Laugh It Off Annual Volume 2
Laugh It Off Annual Volume 2
What's On - Kwazulu Natal

How far does freedom of speech go in the South Africa? Yes, it's book two from the same ireverent crowd who have gained notoriety ...

21 April 2005, 10:21am
English Alive reincarnated with some familiar names
English Alive reincarnated with some familiar names
What's On - Western Cape

I was in Standard 9, walking to school from Newlands station, when a friend asked if I'd seen the new English Alive.

21 April 2005, 10:20am
On my bedside table - Wilbur Smith
On my bedside table - Wilbur Smith
What's On - Western Cape

If you want to be able to write well, you should read well, says author Wilbur Smith. And he does.

10 April 2005, 4:16pm
Millionaire author donates money to eye institute
Millionaire author donates money to eye institute
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Author Tom Clancy, who reaped millions from blockbusters such as Patriot Games and The Hunt For Red October, wants people ...

7 April 2005, 10:28am
'Fantasy lite', not quite the real thing
'Fantasy lite', not quite the real thing
What's On - Western Cape

This story takes you back to the time of the Riftwar Saga and fits in neatly between Magician and Silverthorn.

7 April 2005, 10:25am
'Endearing loser' a winner in epic journey
'Endearing loser' a winner in epic journey
What's On - Western Cape

Sometimes it takes a lot to jolt one out of a rut, even when the rut is not particularly comfortable.

7 April 2005, 10:11am
On my bedside table - Jenny Morris
On my bedside table - Jenny Morris
What's On - Western Cape

Television talkshow personality Jenny Morris has cooked for Hollywood celebrities, heads of state and royals.

7 April 2005, 10:09am
Media ethics roadmap
Media ethics roadmap
What's On - Western Cape

Is ethical journalism (like military intelligence) a contradiction in terms? Not so, according to an American study published ...

4 April 2005, 8:10pm
Time of the Writer International Festival is now on
Time of the Writer International Festival is now on
What's On - Kwazulu Natal

The 8th Time of the Writer International Festival of Writers is in full swing this week, bringing together an impressive ...