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Open Book Raffle

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Cape Town

9 – 13 September 2015

In celebration of its fifth year the Open Book Festival, in partnership with the Fugard Theatre and Lauren […]

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Win a Trip to Open Book!

Tell @OpenBookFest & @Townhouseza which author you are most looking forward to seeing at the festival  & you could be flying to Cape Town this September!
The Townhouse Hotel, Cape Town’s favourite stay for people on […]

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Design a Wine Label and Win!

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Cape Town

9 – 13 September 2015

Together with Leopard’s Leap, we are inviting you to design a wine label and stand a chance to […]

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Winter is Here

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Cape Town
9 – 13 September 2015
May has arrived and with it, the perfect weather for reading. The amazing line-up of authors joining us […]

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World Book Day 2015

23 April 2015
We’d love to hear what you have planned to celebrate World Book Day this year! Please share on our facebook page.
Or, you can join us at the Book Lounge…together with FunDza, we’ll be […]

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The List of Authors Grows

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Cape Town
9 – 13 September 2015
April is always an exciting month on the calendar. The 23rd of April is World Book Day and […]

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Some More Names & News

The Book Lounge and the Fugard Theatre invite you to Open Book Cape Town
9 – 13 September 2015
It feels like the year has barely started and yet, here we are in March. Time is moving […]

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Open Book 2015! 9 – 13 September

It’s difficult to believe, but 2015 marks our fifth birthday!
What better way to celebrate than with some old friends…we are delighted that both Patrick Gale and Neel Mukherjee (thanks to the UCT Creative Writing Department) […]

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Reflections on 2014

The 2014 edition of Open Book Literary Festival took place in September, and as we begin planning next year’s festival, it seems worthwhile to take a moment to reflect on this year’s festival and think […]

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This time next week…

This time next week, Open Book will be in full swing! Hope to see you all there.
It’s almost impossibly to highlight events, but we do have further information for some events as well as an […]

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