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new from bumble books in August 2015

This story is for anyone

who wants to carry on growing -

grown-ups included!

Join Anna Twig in search of something

VERY IMPORTANT!


N O W   A V A I L A B L E

AFRIKAANSE UITGAWE

VAN DAVID THOMAS' THE MEN WHO WOULD NOT MARCH

HIER WAS HELDE


Bumble Books was nominated for the Bologna Prize for the Best Children’s Publisher: Africa 2015 -  the only South African Children’s Book Publisher of five selected from Africa.

LOOK OUT FOR RICHARD LATIMER'S THE RAINBOW'S HEART [SEPTEMBER 2015]

Bumble Books is committed to showcasing NEW South African illustrator-authors

to the international children’s book market.


PLEASE NOTE: Customers in UK, Europe and USA:

To avoid high international shipping costs, most Print Matters art and craft titles are available from: 

Global Book Marketing, UK -

Email: Arlene@globalbookmarketing.co.uk 

Phone: (+44) 01452 305494 www.globalbookmarketing.co.uk

and IPG (USA) - Email: orders@ipgbook.com 

Phone: (800) 888-4741 / Fax: (312) 337-5985 www.ipgbook.com


P R O V I S I O N A L   R E L E A S E     2  0  1  5

Levaillant’s Legacy – A History of South African Ornithology

Roy Siegfried: a remarkable synthesis of the history

of the development of the study of birds in South Africa.

print matters heritage


I N   P R O D U C T I O N     2  0  1  5

Life in Art – The Karen McKerron Gallery

by Karen McKerron and edited by Robin Stuart-Clark, with contributions from

exhibitors, curators and reviewers  - 

the biography of a gallery that for eighteen years hosted and nurtured the

work of an alphabet of South African painters, printmakers, ceramicists

and sculptors, most of whom are today well-known international artists.

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2016 – print matters heritage

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Clifford Mpai – a way of seeing  

with contributions from art historians, reviewers, and contemporary artists:

although his work features in many major South African public and

corporate art collections, Clifford Mpai (b1937) has received little national

exposure or public recognition. 

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2016 – print matters art & crafts

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My Dear Eve – Letters from Camdeboo  - Volumes 1 and 2

edited by Professor Paul Walters and illustrated by Lucy Stuart-Clark:

a collection of letters written by Sita Palmer to Eve Palmer about all aspects of a

farming family’s life in the Karoo. Many of the letters lay the groundwork

for the two books by EvePalmer about the farm.

More than 400 in number, the letters cover the years 1961 to 1993.

VOLUME 1 / MARCH 2016 – print matters heritage

VOLUME 2 / JUNE 2016 – print matters heritage


about us

Print Matters 2015 Catalogue is NOW AVAILABLE in pdf format - email: info@printmatters.co.za

The Bumble Books JULY 2015 Catalogue is now available in pdf format - email:  info@printmatters.co.za

Publishing Print Matters publishes books on South African art, craft and heritage with a particular focus on those artists, craftspeople and individuals who have been overlooked yet made an impact on South African culture: they have stories to tell and vision to share that can empower our youth and restore pride in our collective heritage.

Imprints:

Publishing Print Matters also packages, markets and distributes books for other publishers as well as corporations, institutions, associations and individuals.

Distributed in South Africa by Jacana Media (Pty) Ltd

Tel: + 27 011 628 3200
Fax: + 27 011 482 7280
Sales Fax: + 27 011 482 7282

UK and Europe: Global Books Marketing
US and Canada: IPG

General trade enquiries

Publishing Print Matters (Pty) Ltd
      tel: 0(27) 21 789 0155
      email: info@printmatters.co.za

All rights enquiries

Print Matters titles - international

Robin Stuart-Clark : robin@printmatters.co.za

Bumble Books titles - international

Stephanie Barrouillet : info@sbrightsagency.com

Bumble Books titles - South Africa

Robin Stuart-Clark : robin@printmatters.co.za

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