About Us

Profiles on the authors of this website and information about their products.
Chris Marais, Julienne du Toit

Riding with The Journey Man

Chris Marais has just launched The Journey Man, his book of reporter’s stories. His wife, fellow writer Julienne, says he was once a very, very naughty boy – but he’s all better now.

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Connecting the Karoo

Networking systems in the Karoo, South Africa

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Karoo Winners at Richmond Festival

Karoo Space wins Best Travel Book and Best Website at Richmond Festival.

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Chris Marais, Julienne du Toit

About Chris Marais and Julienne du Toit

Chris Marais and Julienne du Toit are the two co-founders of Karoo Space, a website that focuses on South Africa’s Karoo semi-desert.

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Talk Radio 702 and Karoo Space

South Africa’s first e-Bookstore – right here on Karoo Space!

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Karoo Space eBookstore Goes Live!

New era for Karoo Space – an e-Bookstore!

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Chris Marais

Chris Marais has worked on assignment as a photo-journalist in more than 50 foreign spots, including Mongolia, Borneo, Timbuktu, Madagascar and the French Quarter of New Orleans. He has come home to the Karoo.

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Julienne du Toit

Julienne du Toit

Julienne du Toit is no stranger to a desert. She began her love affair with the world’s dry spaces, aptly enough, by crossing the challenging Nullarbor Desert in Australia in 1998.

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Response to the Karoo Space eBookstore

Reaction from our readers on the new eBookstore.

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Karoo Print Books vs Karoo eBooks

Do you prefer your Karoo books in beautiful print or as portable e-books? You can order both from us.

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