Awards South Africa Young Adult

Kagiso Molope wins Percy FitzPatrick Prize 2014

The English Academy of Southern Africa is an organisation that hands out the Percy FitzPatrick Prize for Youth Literature every two years. This prize goes to a book published during the two years preceding that in which the prize is awarded to a book targeted at children between ages 10 and 14. For Kenyans, you […]

Festivals South Africa

South Africa’s Kagiso Molope at White Ravens Festival in Munich

Kagiso Molope has just come from the White Raven Festival in Munich, Germany where she was one of the guest authors. The festival in its third year showcases children’s and young adult literature to a German audience. Part of the work done by Kagiso one of my favourite authors, Dancing in the Dust rocks, is […]