Book Launch: Accident by Dawn Garisch

The Book Lounge and Modjaji Books are delighted to invite you to the launch of Dawn Garisch’s brilliant new novel, Accident. Janet Giddy, a medical doctor who is also interested in the humanities and medicine will be in conversation with Dawn about her dark, moving and controversial novel. “Dawn Garisch is boldly imaginative and thought […]

The Book Launch of Tess, and How Tracey Farren’s Novel was Adapted into an Award-winning Movie

  The launch of Tess was an both an opportunity to enjoy the success of Tracey Farren’s novel, originally published as Whiplash in 2008, and a chance to share in where the story is going over the next few months. The room was filled with longstanding supporters of the women responsible for bringing the story […]

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 […]