PRH/LAPA-Uitgewersportaal

On the 1st of July 2013, Penguin Random House became the first truly global trade book publisher. Unifying two of the most famous names in publishing, the Penguin Random House stable of writers includes more than 70 Nobel Prize laureates and hundreds of the world's most widely read and best-loved authors. It employs over 10,500 people globally across almost 250 editorially and creatively independent, imprints and publishing houses, who collectively publish more than 15,000 new titles annually.

LAPA is ’n afdeling van Penguin Random House South Africa.

Penguin Random House South Africa | Contact PRH SA
LAPA-tuisblad | Kontak LAPA | Romanza-klub

Wat Werner doen met sy drie miljoen deur Tertius Janse van Rensburg, ’n resensie

Estelle Kruger Resensies 2021-09-22

"Nou begin die groot uitdaging: Sy ma glo dobbel is doodsonde, so hoe op aarde gaan hulle die geld by haar uitkry?"

Press release: SA novel shortlisted for the Booker Prize

LitNet PRH/LAPA-Uitgewersportaal 2021-09-15

Damon Galgut's latest novel, The Promise, has been shortlisted for one of the world's most prestigious literary prizes, the Booker Prize. The announcement was made during an online event on Tuesday evening.

ATKV-Woordveertjies vir romanses en liefdesverhale

ATKV ATKV-Portaal 2021-09-15

“Die ATKV is dankbaar vir elke skrywer wat vir Afrikaanse lesers die geleentheid te gee om hul horisonne te verbreed al was dit net met reise op die rusbank. Baie geluk aan elke wenner.”

Persverklaring: Lenteskool vir skrywers van romantiese fiksie

LitNet Slypskole 2021-09-06

Die ATKV-Skryfskool van die Noordwes-Universiteit (NWU), in samewerking met die liefdesverhaaluitgewer Penguin Random House Romanza, bied op twee Saterdae in Oktober (2 en 16 Oktober 2021) ’n aanlyn slypskool in die skryf van liefdesverhale aan.

Blues for the white man by Fred de Vries: reader impression

Jonathan Amid Books and writers 2021-08-30

"Should a lack of direct, unmediated experience mean that you automatically have to sit back and shut up? Where to after the listening part of the journey or contract has been fulfilled?"

Moet ons waai? Om te emigreer of nie, saamgestel deur Alet Law – ’n lesersindruk

Barend van der Merwe Lesersindrukke 2021-08-18

"Dit is ’n interessante versameling van bydraers en daar is beslis geen oorhoofse argument vir of teen emigrasie aanwesig nie. Die boek bepleit eerder verdraagsaamheid van verskillende opinies."

Die Stella-moorde: Stefaans Coetzee gesels met Susan Cilliers

Stefaans Coetzee, Susan Cilliers PRH/LAPA-Uitgewersportaal 2021-08-16

"Die inhoud van die dossier is ook nie volledig in die hof aangebied nie, so ek het deeglik daardeur gelees en heelwat bykomende inligting gekry uit onder meer beëdigde verklarings wat nie volledig in die hof voorgelees is nie."

Noise: A flaw in human judgement by Daniel Kahneman, Olivier Sibony and Cass R Sunstein – a book review

Clifford Roberts Books and writers 2021-08-11

"Noise draws together statistical research to show how skewed judgement can be in fields from criminal justice to medicine, public health to economics, human resources to child protection – and just how rampant the problem is."

Podcast: The promise – Ron Irwin in conversation with Damon Galgut

Ron Irwin, Damon Galgut Books and writers 2021-08-03

"Damon Galgut’s The promise was just longlisted for the Booker Prize and many observers, including this one, believe this is the year Galgut wins it." 

The promise by Damon Galgut: a book review

David Attwell Books and writers 2021-08-02

"The promise is a major achievement, fully deserving its place on the Man Booker Prize longlist."

Dominique deur Erla-Mari Diedericks: ’n lesersindruk

Jo Els Lesersindrukke 2021-07-26

"Die boek strek veel verder as streppies en fyn goetertjies – dit ontwikkel in ’n sielkundige riller wat ek nog selde in Afrikaans teëgekom het."

First sip: Thinking the future by Clem Sunter and Mitch Ilbury

LitNet LitNet Eerste Slukkie | First Sip 2021-07-26

"You might not be able to stop the event from happening, but you can avoid being blindsided by it."

Arendsvlerke vir Siebert deur Elsa Winckler: ’n lesersindruk

Barend van der Merwe Lesersindrukke 2021-07-13

"Arendsvlerke vir Siebert word beskryf as ’n 'verhaal van genesing en hoop'. Ek kan dit beaam en dit is heel prikkelende leesstof."

Pasverskyn: Dol heuning deur SJ Naudé

LitNet PRH/LAPA-Uitgewersportaal 2021-06-30

Die verhale in Dol heuning  kring soos breedtegrade om ’n aardbol uit – van Suid-Afrika na Ysland, die Belgiese platteland en die Italiaanse Alpe.

Full particulars: A podcast on historical fiction – David Attwell in conversation with Zoë Wicomb and Andrew van der Vlies

David Attwell, Zoë Wicomb, Andrew van der Vlies Books and writers 2021-06-23

In this first episode of David Attwell's monthly podcast, Full particulars, David hosts Zoë Wicomb reading from her new novel, Still life (Umuzi, 2020) and discusses historical (meta)fiction with Andrew van der Vlies, professor of English at the University of Adelaide.

Eerste slukkie: Verhale van hoop

LitNet LitNet Eerste Slukkie | First Sip 2021-06-04

"Ek is nie ’n kenner van die verskillende psigiatriese siektes nie, maar ek is ’n ma en ek het ’n kenner geword om my dogter te kan verstaan. Sy vertel graag dat ek voor haar weet wanneer sy ’n maniese episode gaan hê."

Dean Allen reviews Hidden Karoo by Patricia Kramer and Alain Proust

Dean Allen Books and writers 2021-06-02

"Coupled with the stunning photography of Proust, one the country’s foremost architectural and landscape photographers, the narrative provides for an interesting guide throughout the book."

At the edge of the desert by Basil Lawrence: a review

Michael Hardaker Books and writers 2021-05-26

"In structural terms, the novel is fairly complex, with all these story strands travelling at different paces – even different directions – through the book, interleaved with each other. Juggling so many different elements can be tricky, but generally speaking Lawrence manages to keep all his balls in the air, which is impressive."

The madhouse deur TJ Benson: ’n resensie

Erla Diedericks Resensies 2021-05-24

"The madhouse is ’n ervaring. ’n Greep uit die geskiedenis. ’n Sprokie met skop."

Die vyfde slag deur Johann Grobbelaar: ’n resensie

Erla Diedericks Resensies 2021-05-24

"Vyf motiewe weerklink in Johann Grobbelaar se Die vyfde slag: seksualiteit en seksisme, verraad en verkragting, en ten laaste liefde. Dit sluit natuurlik aan by die unieke vyfnootmotief van Beethoven se vioolkonsert in D opus 61, vandaar die titel van die boek."

Top