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BOOK REVIEW: Blood Oil: Tyranny, Resources, and the Rules That Run the World

A novel that supplies a moral answer to the stolen wealth of resource countries, writes Tom Burgis

Cape Town children’s book publisher wins in Italy

Bumble Books owner Robin Stuart-Clark. Picture: SUPPLIED

Bumble Books won the 2016 Best Children’s Book Publisher Africa based on votes from exhibiting publishers at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair

Booker prize win a victory for South Korean literature

Han Kang. Picture: AFP/LEON NEAL

An institute dedicated to translating new works, and writers with a more international outlook will share in author Han Kang’s triumph

Apartheid assassin De Kock asked to leave award shortlist announcement

Eugene de Kock.  Picture: SUNDAY TIMES

Eugene de Kock was asked to leave the Sunday Times Literary Awards shortlist party as his presence was upsetting other guests

BOOK REVIEW: US academic Baz Dreisinger sees forgiveness in action in SA prison

Picture: COLIN WILLIAMS

Dreisinger saw prisoners come to grips with themselves and confront their bad choices during a restorative justice workshop at Pollsmoor prison, in Cape Town


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