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2016-10-22 09.31.12

Frankfurt Book Fair 2018

Modjaji Books will be at the Frankfurt Book Fair again, we’ve been every year since 2011, when we participated in the Frankfurt Invitation Programme. This year we are exhibiting our books on the African Books Collective Stand (B121) in Hall 5.1. Colleen Higgs, Modjaji’s publisher is also going to Paris before the Fair, as she […]

Modjaji Books 10 year celebration-04

Modjaji celebrates 10 years

On 4 November, we gathered at the home of Modjaji to celebrate our 10 year milestone.  Authors, editors, artists, supporters, friends and contributors shared in honouring the rain queen.  A beautiful statue created by Colleen Crawford Couzins was blessed with water.  Long may her reign/rain continue!  

Michelle Hattingh’s I’m the Girl Who Was Raped will be available on 4 continents

We’ve sold rights to Michelle Hattingh’s brave, powerful, lucid memoir, I’m the Girl Who Was Raped to Inanna in Canada and to Spinifex in Australia – who have bought World English rights (apart from North America and Africa). Here are the new covers. Michelle’s book has been something of a publishing sensation for us, she’s […]