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SHARJAH CHILDREN'S READING FESTIVAL

SHARJAH CHILDREN'S READING FESTIVAL

Lorato Trok, author of Rosina Sedibane Modiba - A Dream Denied attended this year's Sharjah Children's Reading Festival.
New Africa Books wins the BOP Best Children's Publisher of the Year Award 2022 - Africa

New Africa Books wins the BOP Best Children's Publisher of the Year Award 2022 - Africa

We are very honored to have received the BOP 2022 award and wish to thank all the participants involved!
RECENT AWARDS AND ACCOLADES

RECENT AWARDS AND ACCOLADES

Our beautiful books continue to be recognised for their relevance across the globe.
A CATALOGUE of 100 RECOMMENDED BOOKS in ISIXHOSA

A CATALOGUE of 100 RECOMMENDED BOOKS in ISIXHOSA

The first ever isiXhosa catalogue with 100 recommended books for early childhood and foundation phase.
NEW AFRICA BOOKS will be at the 2022 BOLOGNA CHILDREN’S BOOK FAIR

NEW AFRICA BOOKS will be at the 2022 BOLOGNA CHILDREN’S BOOK FAIR

New Africa Books received an invitation to the Bologna Children's Book Fair in Italy, where some of our titles have been nominated.
Our Storytelling Tree Launch - Friday 28 May

Our Storytelling Tree Launch - Friday 28 May

Gcinamasiko, in collaboration with UNISA Libraries & Information Services, are launching the long awaited project "Our Storytelling Tree: A South African Storytellers' Directory" on 28 May at 6pm (SAST).
'Mother to Mother' feature documentary announced

'Mother to Mother' feature documentary announced

The feature documentary "MOTHER TO MOTHER" will be available on SHOWMAX from 24th August 2020, and has been selected for screening at the ENCOUNTERS SOUTH AFRICAN INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL. 

Nicolaas Maritz wins the 2019 Exclusive Books IBBY SA Illustrator Award

Nicolaas Maritz wins the 2019 Exclusive Books IBBY SA Illustrator Award

Nicolaas Maritz has won the 2019 Exclusive Books IBBY SA Illustrator Award for his gloriously exuberant picture book, South African Animal Portrai...
Lebohang Masango wins the Exclusive Books IBBY SA Writer Award

Lebohang Masango wins the Exclusive Books IBBY SA Writer Award

Lebohang Masango, the extraordinarily talented author of Mpumi’s Magic Beads has won the Exclusive Books IBBY SA Writer Award for her picture book...
The Best Meal Ever – 2019 Release

The Best Meal Ever – 2019 Release

The Best Meal Ever - a picture book written by Sindiwe Magona, and illustrated by Paddy Bouma, and originally published in 2006, has been re-edite...