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Nick Perren Foundation-PASA Lifetime Award for Marie and David Philip

Nick Perren Foundation-PASA Lifetime Award for Marie and David Philip

Marie and the late David Philip were awarded a Publishing Lifetime Achievement Award for their contribution in the publishing industry at an online...
My BIG Name by Amonge Elethu Sinxoto wins the PENDORING 2022 SILVER AWARDS

My BIG Name by Amonge Elethu Sinxoto wins the PENDORING 2022 SILVER AWARDS

What an honour to have the young and ground breaking activist and author, Amonge Elethu Sinxoto as part of our team at New Africa Books! We are pro...
RAINBEAST by Nicolaas Maritz is a WHITE RAVEN 2022

RAINBEAST by Nicolaas Maritz is a WHITE RAVEN 2022

New Africa Books is honoured to announce that RainBeast by Nicolaas Maritz is a White Raven 2022. The White Raven label is given to books that dese...
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...