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Bookbedonnerd 2021

When: 27-30 October 2021

South African Independent Publishers Awards (SAIPA): call for entries

The SAIPA, hosted by Booktown Richmond is the only such competition to honor the best self-published books in South Africa. We accept books in all categories, except educational textbooks. From comics to memoirs to fiction to photography, we eagerly await your entries.

For further details kindly contact Darryl David on or 081 391 8689 | For more details consult 'The New Richmond Reader Issue 48 ~ October 2021 by clicking here.

Wednesday   October 27, Booktown Richmond will be hosting Richmond Filums at the old library admission is free

 Railrodding   ……A amusing National Film Board of Canada presentation with Buster Keeton

Nahani….A   NFB telling the story of a gold prospector in Canada’s North West Territory.   Canadians are very tough, but still battle to play decent rugby.

The   Hole Story….A NFB movie about the history of mining in Northern Canada. Some   lessons for South Africa perhaps.

Mr   Leonard Cohen…..A NFB movie about the early life of poet / singer Leonard   Cohen

Die   Noord-Kaapse Dorpe….A photographic tour of the Northern Cape by Jan van der   Merwe


Looking forward to seeing you at Bookbedonnerd XIV

Dr Peter Baker & Darryl David Initiators and co-directors of of Bookbedonnerd