National Book Week / Day 2

National Book Week / Day 2 National Book Week, the reading awareness juggernaut rolled over to the Free State on Day 2 where children from Lerapo Primary School and Leratswana High School participated in day long activities at the Leratswana Public Library in Arlington. Our team was warmly welcomed by Mzwandile Radebe, Principal & Librarian…

Indigenous Language Reading Festivals to headline National Book Week

Indigenous Language Reading Festivals to headline National Book Week National Book Week (NBW), South Africa’s reading awareness week dedicated to encouraging reading and promoting books opens on 02 September 2019. Celebrated during the first week in September every year, the week-long reading awareness campaign sees various activities aimed at children, youth and adults in the…

#OURSTORIES Storytelling Fest

#OURSTORIES are a key aspect of the precious cultural wealth we inherit from our families and communities. They have the power to teach, inspire, excite, connect and soothe. Join us under the night lights of Jozi at dusk, as six multi-talented storytellers set our hearts and imaginations on fire! INTSOMI YAM – YINTSOMI YAKHO (My…

Family Zone: The Magic Tent

The National Book Week Magic Tent offers words and sights that will delight your senses. All are invited to attend events in the Tent, from toddlers to grandparents, and to revel in the affirmative power of books and reading − for the first time or the thousandth time. An interactive presentation by The South African…