Book Review Archives

Standing up for Science: A Voice of Reason

22nd September 2023

Salim S. Abdool Karim, Standing up for Science: A Voice of…

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In the Name of the People: How Populism is Rewiring the World

21st June 2023

Tendai Biti et al. In the Name of the People: How…

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How to Steal a Gold Mine: The Aurora Story

21st June 2023

Dianne Hawker, How to Steal a Gold Mine: The Aurora Story (Cape…

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The John and Ntombi Story: A Memoir of Their Love and Times

21st June 2023

John Carneson, The John and Ntombi Story: A Memoir of Their…

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Cleaner’s Boy: A Resistance Road to a Liberated Life

21st June 2023

Patric Tariq Mellet, Cleaner’s Boy: A Resistance Road to a…

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The Guerrilla and the Journalist

11th April 2023

Fred Bridgland, The Guerrilla and the Journalist: Exploring the Murderous Legacy…

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Abyss: The Cuban Missile Crisis 1962

31st March 2023

Max Hastings, Abyss: The Cuban Missile Crisis 1962 (London: William Collins, 2022)…

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Koos Bekker’s Billions

15th March 2023

T.J. Strydom, Koos Bekker’s Billions (Cape Town: Penguin, 2022) JUDGING by the…

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Farm Killings in South Africa

15th March 2023

Nechama Brodie, Farm Killings in South Africa (Cape Town: Kwela Books, 2022)…

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Fruit of a Poisoned Tree

15th March 2023

Antony Altbeker, Fruit of a Poisoned Tree: A True Story of…

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The Enemy Within: How the ANC Lost the Battle against Corruption

24th December 2022

Mpumelelo Mkhabela, The Enemy Within: How the ANC Lost the Battle…

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Black Beach: 491 Days in one of Africa’s Most Brutal Prisons

4th December 2022

Daniel Janse van Rensburg with Tracey Pharoah, Black Beach: 491 Days…

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