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In The Meaning of Luck, former Australian cricket captain and 2004 Australian of the Year Steve Waugh explores the concept of luck, based on his experiences in the worlds of sport, business and charity. ...

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‘Behind the Door is definitive, engrossing, fascinating, brilliant and utterly unputdownable. Wiener has no equal when it comes to true crime, and Bateman’s first-journalist-on-the-crime-scene insight gives it a huge boost.’ – DEON MEYER, author of Cobra and other bestselling crime novels ...

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The powerful, super-fresh new science of how the brain learns This book will help you to learn Spanish - or the Spanish guitar - faster. This book will give an athlete the edge to turn Silver into Gold. This book will give any child the chance to perform better in exams. Full stop. ...

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The 2015 edition showcases the very best of the most recent world records, with new subjects as diverse as castles, 3D printing, the search for alien life and the latest developments in AI and robotics. Plus, the Flashback features offer a look back at the archives to bring you the best of the classic and iconic records from the past 60 years. Meanwhile, the Gallery spreads present the best GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS photography across themed topics such as giant musical instruments, wacky vehicles and animals in action. And look out for details of how readers can become record-breakers themselves. ...

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Raising the Bar provides a fresh, unencumbered analysis of the topics that pervade our daily lives, including race, leadership, politics, government, violence, the position of women and the taboos that haunt us. It explores why we are the people we have become and the future our present state is building. Uncomfortable and littered with vulnerabilities and problems, this is a task we can no longer delay. It is the only way to lay a solid foundation to ensure that we become a prosperous nation. ...

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‘The Texture of Shadows is an astonishingly brave book. It strips the South African freedom struggle of the usual sentimental pieties and pares it down to bare essentials: love, lies and lost illusions.’ – CHRISTOPHER HOPE, author of Shooting Angels, Kruger’s Alp and White Boy Running ...

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Match World Cup 2014 is the ultimate guide to the world's greatest sporting event, from the makers of Match magazine. With the England squad now confirmed as qualified and excitement growing about how Rooney, Gerrard, Wilshere and co. will perform ...

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Pan Macmillan Remembers Chris van Wyk

Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

It is with great sadness that we mourn the loss of Chris van Wyk, the much-loved South African poet and writer, who passed away on 3 October 2014. Staff at Pan Macmillan have had the pleasure and privilege of working with Chris since 2004 when we published his memoir Shirley, Goodness & Mercy. The warmth and humour of his childhood memories merely touched the essence of this larger-than-life man who filled our office with his laughter and his wit. It has been a joy working with Chris and getting to know him and his family.

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Author of the month

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Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Oil field engineer turned banker turned writer, EKOW DUKER was educated in Ghana, the United Kingdom, the United States and France. His time in the oil industry took him to the harsh expanses of the Sahara desert and the fetid swamps of the Niger Delta, with lengthy stopovers in several countries in between. Since leaving the oil business, Ekow has worked mainly as a corporate strategist and in banking, roles that, at their core, are really all about story telling. Ekow lives and works in Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Competition Terms and Conditions

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

COMPETITION TERMS AND CONDITIONS Please read these competition rules carefully. If you enter one of our competitions, we will assume that you have read these rules and that you agree to them. 1. To enter a competition you must be: (a) South African resident; and (b) 18 years old or over at the time of […]

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