Join Us for Our Muizenberg in the Movies Party to Celebrate the Launch of Tess

  Come and celebrate the launch of Tess the movie and Tess the book, both set in Muizenberg, and 10 years of Modjaji Books at The Striped Horse in York Road, Muizenberg, on Wednesday, 1 March. Meet the author Tracey Farren, Director Meg Rickards, and the star of the movie Christia Visser. Meg will talk […]

The Film Tess has been Picked Up for International Distribution – Don’t Miss the Book and Film Launches!

  The movie Tess, based on Tracey Farren’s debut novel, has been picked up for international distribution by The Little Film Company. The film was directed by Meg Rickards and produced by Paul Egan and Kim Williams. It has already won awards and hearts at film festivals, and it will be released on the local […]

All you wanted to know about publishing but didn’t know who to ask

 Everything you wanted to know about getting published in South Africa and didn’t know who to ask! Some of the questions that will be addressed are: • What are the reasons to seek publication? • Will I become rich and famous? • Should I find a publisher for my manuscript? • Should I self publish? […]

Book to movie: Tess by Tracey Farren

Modjaji Books and The Book Lounge are very excited to invite you to the launch of TESS by Tracey Farren. TESS is the movie tie-in version of Tracey’s first novel that we originally published as Whiplash back in 2008. For the Cape Town launch of the novel, we are hosting a discussion between Tracey Farren […]