This is the third ‘Penguin Dictionary of South African Quotations’ to be compiled by journalist and writer Jennifer Crwys- Williams. It is an all-new, 500 – page slice of pure South African. Containing thousands of entries and spanning the first eight years of the 21st century, there is something for everyone in this invaluable ‘Who said that’ handbook.
From the serious to the profound, the poignant, embarrassing and the downright ridiculous, the public utterances of statesmen, comedians, political commentators, government ministers, sportsmen and many more are given a platform in this extensively researched collection. If you are a passionate follower of the ever-evolving South African story, or someone who enjoys the cut and thrust of debate on the political issues of the day, this book provides pithy, observant and broadly representative views of what engages the hearts, heads of South Africa.