Five years of South African women’s novels (in English) – 2015 to 2019

First five years of list building done. Phew. I discovered 245 books published by 122 authors, a huge range of self-published books (mostly in the romance and crime thriller genres), and many many authors that I wasn't aware of. I discovered how many of SA women authors are on GoodReads and realised that we need… Continue reading Five years of South African women’s novels (in English) – 2015 to 2019

Dear Men, part 1

Dear men, I write to you as dear. Dear as in the adjective meaning 'with affection'. Dear as in the adverb 'at high cost'. Dear as in the exclamation, 'oh dear.' With affection. I write to you as a woman who loves men. As family members, as friends, as intimate partners. I write to you… Continue reading Dear Men, part 1

English novels written by South African women in 2015 – a list!

Last updated 23 August 2020 You may have read about the project I'm undertaking. If not, please read this page. Today's list is of books published in 2015 (in alphabetical order by surname). Sally Andrew, Recipes for love and murder: A Tannie Maria Mystery, UmuziElleke Boehmer, The Shouting in the Dark, JacanaDudu Busani-Dube, Naledi His… Continue reading English novels written by South African women in 2015 – a list!

English novels written by South African women in 2016 – a list!

Last updated: 31 August You may have read about the project I'm undertaking. If not, please read this page. Today's list is of books published in 2016 (in alphabetical order by surname). Natasha Anders, A Ruthless Proposition, Montlake BooksDee Andrew, This Earth is Mine, Self-publishedSally Andrew, The Satanic Mechanic, Canongate (UK)Melissa Delport, The Balance of… Continue reading English novels written by South African women in 2016 – a list!

English novels written by South African women in 2017 – a list!

Last updated: 27 August 2020 You may have read about the project I'm undertaking. If not, please read this page. Today's list is of books published in 2017 (in alphabetical order by surname). Jayne Bauling, New Keepers, TafelbergTammie Baiki, Selling Lip Service, JacanaTherese Beharrie, A Marriage Worth Saving, HarlequinTherese Beharrie, The Millionaire's Redemption, HarlequinTherese Beharrie,… Continue reading English novels written by South African women in 2017 – a list!