This debut autobiographical novel by a compassionate and deeply perceptive writer is raw, funny and moving. It is the story of Colleen, the little girl who has to wear boots to support her weak ankles, seen through her eyes and told in her own words.
Hayden Eastwood grows up in a family that sets itself apart, distinguishing themselves from Rhodie-Rhodies through their politics: left is good; right is bad. Within the family’s free and easy approach to life, Hayden and his younger brother, Dan, make a pact to never grow up.
Thuli Nhlapo was seven years old when she realised that no one called her by name. Known as "Yellow”, she was bullied at home and at school. Years later, Thuli is still haunted by her childhood experiences and confronts her mother. Thuli then embarks on years of searching for the truth. In the process, she uncovers unsettling family secrets.
Can racism and intimacy co-exist? Can love and friendship form and flourish across South Africa’s imposed colour lines? Who better to engage on the subject of hazardous liaisons than the students with whom Jonathan Jansen served over seven years as Vice Chancellor of the University of the Free State.
Wie hou (regtig) daarvan om oud te word, af te tree en jou lewe af te skaal? Om uit die vinnige lewensbaan te skuif, selfs eenkant gerangeer te word? Na 50 begin die lewensritme afneem en daar is onsekerheid, soms vrees, oor wat voorle. Deel in 'n nuwe lewe wat jou innerlik laat dans. Op 50 begin die jeug van jou ouderdom!
With 18.5 million copies in print, What to Expect When You're Expecting is read by 93% of women who read a pregnancy book and was named one of the `Most Influential Books of the Last 25 Years' by USA Today.
In Love and Intimate is a book borne out of love. In June 1980 Jerry got married to his wife Claudine and they have been together since. This book is an exploration of the tools that have seen them now enter their 35th year of marriage.
Op 29 April 1963 stuur Ingrid Jonker ’n telegram aan Andre P. Brink om dankie te se vir blomme en ’n brief wat hy vir haar gestuur het. Hulle het mekaar ’n paar dae tevore ontmoet. Hy was agt-en-twintig; sy ’n jaar ouer. So begin ’n briewewisseling tussen twee skrywers wat duur tot sy laaste brief aan haar in April 1965.
Wisdom for women and men that helps them grow in relationships. "Can you see me naked?" Grow in a conscious relationship is an unassuming book that speaks with a feminine voice: Why is it that nothing you can do can make her happy? Why does she withdraw from you? Do you know if she is The One?
The legendary relationships guide that mothers recommend to their daughters, friends give as gifts and brothers steal from their sisters, MEN ARE FROM MARS AND WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS is inarguably the definitive book on having a happy relationship.