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THE PUBLISHING PRINT MATTERS

CATALOGUE 2017

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PLEASE NOTE: Customers in UK, Europe and USA:

To avoid high international shipping costs, 

most Print Matters art, craft and heritage titles are available from: 

Global Book Marketing, UK -

Email: Arlene@globalbookmarketing.co.uk 

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

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My Great Expedition

Justin Fox / illustrated by Lucy Stuart-Clark

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The Baby Brother Curse 

Michelle Sacks / illustrated by Carla Kreuser

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An Art Museum in Africa: The South African National Gallery

Marilyn Martin

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Zulu Woodcarving 

Nessa Leibhammer - The fourth and final title in the Print Matters Traditional Zulu Crafts Series to accompany 

Zulu BasketryZulu Pottery and Zulu Beadwork.

Look out for a limited edition boxed set Zulu Traditional Crafts Quartet.

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Trees and Shrubs Mozambique

John Burrows, Ernst Schmidt, Sandie Burrows and Mervyn Lötter

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Coming soon:

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Print Matters 2017 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.

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

Distributed in South Africa by Jacana Media (Pty) Ltd

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latest titles

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The Baby Brother Curse / Die Bababoetie-gedoente
by Michelle Sacks and Carla Kreuser

When Boo hears that her mum is expecting a little boy, she thinks it’s the very worst news in the whole world. She pictures her brother,...More info


FREE THREE COLOURING BOOK
Purchase any THREE Bumble titles and get a Bumble Colouring Book FREE! INCLUDING Postage and packaging within South Africa. EXCLUDES CRAYONS Postnet-to-Postnet charged additional.


Farrah is not a Dalmatian / Farrah is nie 'n Dalmatian nie
by Adrie le Roux

Farrah is a small dog with a big problem.                                ...More info


Bumble Books Catalogue February 2017
Catalogue of front and back list titles


Bumble Books Colouring Book No. 1
The BUMBLE BOOKS COLOURING BOOK No.: 1  features a selection of line illustrations ideal for colouring for all ages - from award-winning South African illustrators...More info


I am Alex / Ek is Alex
by Elena Agnello and Adrie le Roux

I am Alex. Today is my birthday and I’m having a party. My friends are coming, but everyone is welcome! Please come, too!  ENGLISH OUT OF PRINT / LIMITED...More info


Bologna Children's Book Fair 2016: Best Publisher Africa


The Rainbow's Heart
by Richard Latimer

When cousins Dusty Rhodes and Bob Wyre are asked to save a mysterious colony of bees, they must follow a honeyguide across Africa, through border...More info


The PossibiliTree
by Tamlyn Young

“Grown-ups think they are more clever than kids but I don’t think that’s always true. I think grown-ups forget how to do a lot of...More info


Annie Learns to Swim / Annie Leer Swem
by Katrin Coetzer

Annie’s mum wants her to learn how to swim; she buys her a new swimming costume. But Annie doesn’t like water – it’s wet and splashy...More info


Mu's Wolf Problem
by Maria Lebedeva

Mu is home alone – and afraid to be all by herself. What’s more she can hear scratching and sighing! Whatever can it be? Is...More info


Oom Kallas and the Tortoises
by Claerwen Howie

Can Nick and sally save the tortoises in time? A week on Gran’s farm becomes an adventure of discovery when Oom Kallas introduces them to the...More info


Table Mountain's Holiday
by Lucy Stuart-Clark

Tired of being covered by a cold, cloudy blanket, Table Mountain, an almost fossilised dinosaur, stretches his reptilian legs, waves goodbye to Lion’s Head ......More info


Vumile and the Dragon
by Claerwen Howie - illustrated by Lisa Strachan and Meg Jordi

Will Morris, Granny Ada’s black cat, show Katie something magical? When Joe and Katie arrive to stay on their granny’s farm during the September holidays something...More info


Goggy Bakes Banana Bread OUT OF PRINT
by John Macfarlane

It looks like things are about to get messy; but with your help, Goggy’s banana bread will be delicious …