07-11 September 2016

Open Book Festival

06-10 September2017

Bontle Senne


Bontle Senne is a book blogger and literacy advocate. She is a former managing director at the Puku Children’s Literature Foundation, a trustee of READ Educational Trust and a part owner of feminist trade publishing house Modjaji Books.  She has spoken around the world in Congo-Brazzaville, Germany, France and, of course, South Africa about African children’s books and reading. She is a regular writer for FunDza and has published two books in the Shadow Chasers fantasy/adventure series with Cover2Cover books, Army of Shadows and Lake of Memories