Here is our book prize long list

Lesedi Molefi

Sometimes I ask myself: do I need to put longlists and shortlists on my blog? There are soooo many prizes on the continent. Soo many lists, long and short. Soo many winners.

But I will continue for it is a reminder of good books and short stories and poems. A sign of attention for all those writers, experienced and aspiring.

This longlist is for biennial City Press Tafelberg Nonfiction Award. Mark: it is all about nonfiction. There were 120 entries and here is the list

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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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