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Pan Macmillan accepting manuscript submissions from 20 – 24 November 2017

Pan Macmillan South Africa unfortunately does not accept unsolicited manuscripts.

We will only be accepting manuscripts during our open submissions period which will be from the 20th to the 24th of November 2017.

Guidelines for submitting your work to Pan Macmillan:

Pan Macmillan South Africa publishes books for the general market in the following categories:

General fiction

Literary fiction

Memoir/biography/autobiography

General non-fiction

Submission guidelines: Pan Macmillan South Africa


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Pan Macmillan accepting manuscript submissions from 20 – 24 November 2017

Pan Macmillan South Africa unfortunately does not accept unsolicited manuscripts.

We will only be accepting manuscripts during our open submissions period which will be from the 20th to the 24th of November 2017.

Guidelines for submitting your work to Pan Macmillan:
Pan Macmillan South Africa publishes books for the general market in the following categories:

General fiction

Literary fiction

Memoir/biography/autobiography

General non-fiction

Submission guidelines: Pan Macmillan South Africa


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Congratulations to Ayanda Mbanjwa, Winner of the To Quote Myself Cover Design Competition

To Quote MyselfPan Macmillan and Khaya Dlanga invited readers to submit a cover design for the new edition of To Quote Myself last month. And the winning cover has been announced!

The talented designer who has walked away with the prize is Ayanda Mbanjwa. Pan Macmillan MD Andrea Nattrass says that the competition was tough, but the overall concept of the winning design was judged to be the best.

Here is the winning cover:

 

 
Take a look at some of the contenders:

 

 
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Design the Cover for the New Edition of To Quote Myself by Khaya Dlanga, and Win an Apple iPad

 
To Quote MyselfPan Macmillan and Khaya Dlanga are looking for the perfect cover for the new edition of To Quote Myself, which will be released early in 2016.

Readers are invited to submit designs for the new cover. To enter the cover design competition, you need to submit a full colour cover in the specified format.

The designer of the best cover will receive Apple iPad, courtesy of the iStore, and the winning cover will be considered for the front cover of the new edition.

Terms and conditions apply.

 
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Win a Copy of Incognito: The Memoirs of Ben Trovato on Twitter

IncognitoPan Macmillan are giving away five copies of Mark Verbaan’s Incognito: The Memoirs of Ben Trovato on Twitter.

To stand a chance of winning a copy of the book, follow @PanMacmillanSA on Twitter and retweet the following tweet before Monday, 28 July:

Why not follow Ben Trovato on Twitter at the same time, on @BTrovato!

Good luck!

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Win a Hamper of Amanda Coetzee Novels

Pan Macmillan is giving away three gripping books by Amanda Coetzee: Bad Blood, Redemption Song and Flaming June.

Bad BloodRedemption SongFlaming June

To stand a chance of winning the hamper, go to the Pan Macmillan Facebook Page and tell them the title of Coetzee’s latest book (Hint: The answer can be found on the author’s website: www.amandacoetzee.com).

The competition closes at midday (SAST) today (Friday, 4 July 2014). Terms and conditions apply.

Good luck!

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Launch of My Second Initiation by Vusi Pikoli and Mandy Wiener in King William’s Town (Plus: Win)

My Second Initiation: The Memoir of Vusi PikoliThe Steve Biko Centre and Picador Africa invite you to join Mandy Wiener and Vusi Pikoli in conversation around Pikoli’s memoir, My Second Initiation.

RSVP is essential and every 25th person to do so will win a copy of the book:

The launch is being held at the Centre’s auditorium in Ginsberg in King William’s Town at 6 PM for 6:30 PM.

Don’t miss it!

Event Details

  • Date: Wednesday, 06 November 2013
  • Time: 6:00 PM for 6:30 PM
  • Venue: The Steve Biko Centre,
    The Auditorium,
    One Zotshie Street,
    Ginsberg
    King William’s Town | Map
  • RSVP: Mwelela Cele mwelela@sbf.org.za, 043 605 6736

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Win a Copy of Wild Weekends: Places to go, things to do by Claire Keeton and Marianne Schwankhart

Wild WeekendsDo It Now is giving two lucky people the opportunity to win a copy of Wild Weekends: Places to go, things to do by Claire Keeton and Marianne Schwankhart.

To stand a chance of winning email competitions@doitnow.co.za with the answer to the following question.


Q. How many weekend destinations does the book feature?

The competition closes at midnight on Wednesday 28 August.

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Win a Hamper of Pan Macmillan Books!

Two lucky readers stand a chance to each win a hamper filled with five books* from Pan Macmillan’s most recent brochure! To enter, you simply need to email the answer to an easy question, together with your name and contact details, to competitions@panmacmillan.co.za.

Q: Give us the name of the two previous books in Jeffrey Archer’s Clifton Chronicles series.

The competition closes on 25 March 2013 and winners will be announced on Pan Macmillan’s Facebook page.

Survival Training for Lonely HeartsStepping OutWhen Hope and History RhymeA Bantu in My BathroomNo Time Like the Present

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  • A Bantu in My Bathroom: Debating Race, Sexuality and Other Uncomfortable South African Topics by Eusebius McKaiser
    EAN: 9781920434373
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* Not necessarily the ones pictured in this post


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Win a Copy of Abundance by Marlene van der Westhuizen

AbundanceThree lucky readers stand a chance of winning a copy of Abundance by Marlene van der Westhuizen, courtesy Betty Bake blog.

There are four ways to enter: by subscribing to the blog, tweeting the competition (using @randomstruik and @bettybakeblog with #WinWithBettyBake), “liking” the Facebook page or posting the following as your own Facebook status: “I’ve entered to WIN THE ABUNDANCE COOKBOOK on Betty Bake … Here’s the link to enter http://www.bettybake.co.za”.

The blog also requires you to post a comment on their “Win the Abundance Cookbook” post, specifying which of the above you have done. The more of these you do, the better your chances will be.

Get the full details and rules:

THE GIVEAWAY:
3x copies of ABUNDANCE by Marlene Van Der Westhuizen from Pan Macmillan Publishers

THERE ARE 4 WAYS FOR YOU TO WIN – you will get an entry for each thing that you do AND LEAVE A COMMENT FOR. (No comment no entry)

BE A FOLLOWER OF BETTY BAKE BLOG

1) Be a follower (Please enter your email address in the subscription on the side bar to your right) then leave a comment telling me you that you subscribed 1 – entry

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