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Ben Dekker – A South African Legend

Friendly encounters with South Africa’s own Robinson Crusoe, Ben Dekker.

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“The Road Tripper Took Us Places!”

First reviews of Road Tripper – Eastern Cape Karoo by Chris Marais & Julienne du Toit.

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Journey Man Extracts – Freelance Week Follies

Freelance journalism is not for sissies – as Chris Marais finds out on the road in The Journey Man.

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The Schreiner 2016 After-Party

The rousing after-party at the 2016 Schreiner Karoo Writers’ Festival in Cradock, Eastern Cape.

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12 Reasons To Read The Journey Man

If you were South African and you survived the 1975 – 1995 era, you deserve to read The Journey Man by Chris Marais.

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The Karoo Life e-Book Series

Meet the diamond cowboys of Port Nolloth and the Goths of Fraserburg. Or kick your shoes off and dance the Nama Riel in the dust of the western Karoo.

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The Journey Man Reviewed

Veteran newspaper man Mike Loewe reviews The Journey Man by Chris Marais

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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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Die Karoo Jakkals

Die slim jakkals van die Hartland – uittreksel uit ‘n Knapsak vol Karoo.

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Journey Man – One for the Open Road

Author’s foreword to The Journey Man – A South African Reporter’s Stories by Chris Marais.

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