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Bumble Books and SB Rights sell Spanish and Catalan language rights

for Katrin Coetzer's Annie Learns to Swim

to Ediciones Jaguar, Madrid, Spain.


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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.

Bumble Books is committed to showcasing NEW South African illustrator-authors to the international children’s book market.


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

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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.

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I am Alex / Ek is Alex

by Elena Agnello and illustrated by Adrie le Rouux

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I am Alex / Ek is Alex

Elena  Nelson / illustrated by Adrie le Roux

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The Great Expedition

Justin Fox / illustrated by Lucy Stuart-Clark

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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 Eve Palmer about the farm, Cranemere.

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

VOLUME 1 /  JUNE 2016 – print matters heritage

VOLUME 2 / SEPTEMBER 2016 – print matters heritage

Coming soon:

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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.

Bumble Books, our illustrated children's book imprint, showcases new South African illustrators and authors, with an emphasis upon fun and entertainment.

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

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Heritage

JACANA - Die Boereoorlog
by Martin Bossenbroek

AFRIKAANS EDITION The Anglo-Boer War (1899–1902) is one of the most intriguing confl icts of modern history. In this award-winning book, Martin Bossenbroek brings a new...More info


JACANA - The Boer War
by Martin Bossenbroek

ENGLISH EDITION   The Anglo-Boer War (1899–1902) is one of the most intriguing confl icts of modern history. In this award-winning book, Martin Bossenbroek brings a new...More info


JACANA - Birthmark
by Stephen Clingman

When Stephen Clingman was two, he underwent an operation to remove a birthmark under his right eye. The operation failed, and the birthmark returned, but...More info


CRANE RIVER: The man with the suitcase - The Life, Execution and Rehabilitation of John Harris, Liberal Terrorist
by C J ‘Jonty’ Driver

At tea-time on the afternoon of Friday 24 July 1964 a young white South African, John Harris, put down in the main concourse of Johannesburg...More info


Hier was Helde - Die Redding van Concordia, April 1-4, 1902 - POD ONLY
by David Thomas

Vertaal deur Oswald Gibson   ’n Oormag ruiters was op pad om hulle dorp aan te val. Hulle het bitter min ammunisie gehad en daar was ’n...More info


The Men who would not March - The Surrender of Concordia, Namaqualand, 4 April 1902 / THIRD EDITION POD ONLY
by David Thomas

A fateful decision with momentous consequences, courage, struggle and redemption ­ all the ingredients of good fiction which here all happen to be true. A true...More info


South African Flowering Trees - a botanical adventure through history
by Rob Wood

Many books are written about trees, but few give a complete picture: what do they look like? Where do they come from? How do they...More info


Cape Peninsula Birdlife
by Roy Siegfried and Ian Sinclair

An introduction to better birdwatching Cape Peninsula Birdlife breaks new ground: it provides residents of, and visitors to, the Cape Peninsula with information where particular birds...More info







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