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Invitation from the Rotary Club Cape of Good Hope to author Dean Allen’s talk

DEAN ALLEN has written a biography of James Logan, the man who established Matjiesfontein and introduced cricket in South Africa.

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Prof James Phelps enthralls with talk on DH Lawrence at Fish Hoek LIbrary

Friends of Fish Hoek Library submitted a synopsis of the talk on DH Lawrence by Prof James Phelps at a recent Literary Tea.

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The Big Issue #228 – a damned good read

The latest issue of the Big Issue includes stories by or about ESKOM, Jane Raphaely, adopted cheetahs, Brandon Finn, Jodi Picoult, Ben Trovato and more....

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Barbara Kingsolver speaks to Finuala Dowling at Kalk Bay Books

American wordsmith, meticulous researcher and novelist extraordinaire, Barbara Kingsolver is visiting Cape Town to promote her new book Flight Behaviour. She spoke to Finuala Dowling at Kalk Bay Books.

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Cape of Good Hope Wildlife Guide compiled by Wally Petersen

'Wally Petersen of KEAG contacted us about his recently published fieldbook. 36 pages of beautifully photographed mammals, birds and reptiles you might encounter at Cape Point, including the penguin colony at Boulders.Half the profits raised will go to theRead more

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Fish Hoek Library’s AGM – guest speaker Flippie van der Walt, National Librarian of the Year

"... books will not disappear. The poor will always need to borrow from libraries in order to read because they can’t afford to buy books. The Internet is one of our resources, not a replacement."

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