Welcome to The Kingsmead Book Fair website

The Kingsmead Book Fair has become a significant event on South Africa’s literary calendar. A world within words.

Kingsmead College is proud to host its sixth annual Book Fair on Saturday 13 May at the beautiful campus in Oxford Road, next to the Rosebank Gautrain station.

Gates open at 8h30 and close at 18h00. Entry ticket R60, plus R60 per session. Book via Webtickets, or on the day. There will be plenty of delicious food on offer.

You can look forward to interesting discussions, heated debates and conversations regarding literature and current affairs, with a host of dynamic authors.

Get to mingle with the literati and meet a plethora of scintillating facilitators from our media sponsors 702 and the Mail & Guardian

Here you’ll be able to peruse the programme, book your tickets to the various sessions online via Webtickets and learn more about our various sponsors.

Thank you for your support of The Kingsmead Book Fair.

Check out this video of the 2016 Book Fair.

Save the date for this year – Saturday 13 May, 2017.
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