4 Circe Madeline Miller
Multiple-awardwinning Miller returns with a story of witch Circe, inspired by Homer’s Odyssey. It’s an intoxicating tale of gods, heroes, magic and monsters.
5 The Gold Diggers Sue Nyathi
A heart-warming (and heartbreaking) story of Zimbabwean immigrants travelling to Jozi with dreams of a better life. A group of passengers from Bulawayo embarks on a journey that will change them forever.
6 This Is How It Is: True Stories From South Africa Life Righting Collective
This anthology about identity, self- expression, sexuality and agency includes 52 stories of prose and poetry that are inspiring and humbling.