Hot Milk

Sofia, a young anthropologist, has spent much of her life trying to solve the mystery of her mother s unexplainable illness She s frustrated with Rose and her constant complaints but utterly relieved to be called to abandon her own disappointing fledgling adult life She and Rose travel to the sear

What We Lose

From an author of rare, haunting power, a stunning novel about a young African American woman coming of age a deeply felt meditation on race, sex, family, and country n nRaised in Pennsylvania, Thandi views the world of her mother s childhood in Johannesburg as both impossibly distant and ever present

The Last Hunt

When a cold case dossier lands on Captain Benny Griessel s desk, he and his partner Vaughn Cupido, fellow member of the Hawks elite police unit in South Africa, reluctantly set to work reviewing the evidence of the disappearance and possible murder of ex cop Johnson Johnson on the world s most lux


In the near future, lab grown sex dolls are the pleasure toy of choice in this disturbing and provocative short story from Lauren Beukes, the bestselling author of The Shining Girls.Actor and sex worker Nats is experienced at putting on a show However, her new gig supplying intimate whispers for gr

The Apartment

A high concept psychological chiller about a troubled married couple on a house swap from hell An Anchor Original n nMark and Steph live an idyllic life with their young daughter in sunny Cape Town until one day when three men in masks violently break in Traumatized but physically unharmed, Mark an

The Prey of Gods

In South Africa, the future looks promising Personal robots are making life easier for the working class The government is harnessing renewable energy to provide infrastructure for the poor And in the bustling coastal town of Port Elizabeth, the economy is booming thanks to the genetic engineerin

Period Pain

Kopano Matlwa stole South Africa s heart with her debut novel Coconut With almost 25 000 sales this award winning title cemented her position as one of South Africa s bestselling authors With her follow up novel, Spilt Milk, Kopano continued to amaze us with her ability to intimately address compl

The Down Days

In the vein of The Book of M comes a fast paced, character driven literary apocalyptic novel that explores life, love, and loss in a post truth society.In the aftermath of a deadly outbreak reminiscent of the 1962 event of mass hysteria that was the Tanganyika Laughter Epidemic a city at the tip of