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A Readers' Community by The Book Lounge

17 EpisodesProduced by The Book LoungeWebsite

From the Cape Town-based independent bookstore, The Book Lounge, we bring you conversations about books and the book world, as well as recommendations for your next read from staff. We'd love to hear from you. Send us a voice message to +27 (0) 63 961-6154 or send an email to


OPEN BOOK#3: The Vanishing Half

Sara-Jayne King speaks to Brit Bennett about her recent novel, The Vanishing Half,  a story about twins whose very different choices offer a lens through which to explore different racial realities in America.

This podcast is brought to you by our sponsor, the Heinrich Boell Foundation.

For more information on the podcast series, check out our website,, or email Vasti.

Our producer is Andri Burnett. Hosted by Vasti Calitz.

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