Helen Suzman, indefatigable fighter for human rights and fearless opponent of apartheid, says that since she was a young ...
Jeanne Viall, a Cape Argus feature writer and book reviewer, shares her reading choices.
A hagiography, according to my trusty Collins, is a biography that idealises or idolises its subject, and this book comes perilously close.
The famous film director Oliver Stone was once asked why he made such violent films, about men.
This should have been called The Indispensable Guide to the Fantasy Genre.
A top Catholic cardinal has blasted The Da Vinci Code as a "gross and absurd" distortion of history and said Catholic bookstores ...
Something for the more literary souls among us - the 8th Time of the Writer International Festival of Writers will take place ...
Peter Pan and the wily Captain Hook are set for a rematch.
The next Harry Potter is getting closer.
New York-based writer and freelance journalist Ted Botha, who has just seen his book Mongo published, has been visiting his home town.
This first novel by Indian diplomat Vikas Swarup is the story of an orphan child, Ram Mohammad Thomas, whose turn of fortune ...
Mary GrandPre sounds just like a parent when she talks about Harry.
Harry Potter author JK Rowling has pleaded with fans not to copy the young wizard by keeping owls as pets.
Acclaimed South African author Dalene Matthee has died.
A holy alliance of the religious Right and the multicultural Left has erected a taboo at the heart of our culture.