Book Choice

Book Choice is broadcast every alternating Tuesday of each month presented by Paige Nick.

While you’re munching your lunch or driving the myriad motorways, you’ll hear all that’s best in books. Cape Town’s top book reviewers will entertain and inform you as they cheerfully chat about the newest and nicest fiction and non-fiction on current book shelves.

You love author interviews? Well, we line up those for your pleasure and leisure too.
You want an easy-peasy competition each month with good prizes? All there, prettily planned for your lovely listening.

Do join us for your delectation… for your entertainment… for your information.
Weekly English South Africa TV & Film
115 Episodes
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Book Choice - 20 Feb 24

On this show, among other things, in a bit of a mad experiment, we have three reviewers ( Vanessa Levenstein, Shirley De Kock Gueller and Twanji Kalula) ALL reviewing the exact same book, Son of a Whore, by Herman Lategan. As well as fiction and non-fiction reviews and a whopper…
20 Feb 56 min

BOOK CHOICE - 23 JAN 24

Book Choice is broadcast every alternating Tuesday of each month presented by Paige Nick. While you’re munching your lunch or driving the myriad motorways, you’ll hear all that’s best in books. Cape Town’s top book reviewers will entertain and inform you as they cheerfully chat about the newest and nicest…
23 Jan 1 hr 02 min

BOOK CHOICE - 23 JAN 24

There is something special about this show. All 8 book reviews feel prescient and interesting, and the interview, well it’s about a book that has a dog in it named God, so maybe it’s that. Tune in and hear for yourself.
23 Jan 1 hr 04 min

BOOK CHOICE - 09 JAN 24

It's the very first Book Choice: Publishers' Choice for 2024. So whatever your New Year's resolution, be sure to listen tomorrow, 9 January, at 12 noon. Join Paige Nick and top publishing houses: Jonathan Ball Publishers Penguin Random House Pan Macmillan South Africa and number one bookseller Exclusive Books #finemusicradio…
9 Jan 1 hr 01 min

BOOK CHOICE - 26 DEC 23

Book Choice is presented by Paige Nick with her team of bookworms. They will entertain and inform you as they chat about the latest fiction and non-fiction on the shelves. From popular to literary works, you can enjoy author interviews and giveaways.
26 Dec 2023 54 min

BOOK CHOICE - PUBLISHERS' CHOICE - 12 DEC 23

This week’s book choice is one of our popular Publishers’ Choice editions, which means, we’ll be joined today by three of South Africa’s top publishers, Penguin Random house, Jonathan Ball Publishers, Pan Macmillan Publishers, as well as South Africa’s number one Book Seller, Exclusive books, and each of them will…
12 Dec 2023 55 min

BOOK CHOICE - 28 NOV 23

Welcome to Book Choice on Fine Music Radio, the only show on South African radio that offers you an hour long extravaganza of books with me your host, Paige Nick. I’m looking forward to keeping you in good book company for the next hour
28 Nov 2023 51 min

Book Choice - Publishers Choice - 14 Nov 23

Well hello there book friends, welcome Book Choice, Publishers’ Choice, on Fine Music Radio. I’m your host Paige Nick and I’m delighted to bring you this show every month. If you’re a regular to the show, then you’ll know that every two weeks, we host the Publishers’ Choice version of…
14 Nov 2023 58 min

Book Choice Publishers Choice - Read_It - 31 Oct 23

Book Choice: Publisher’s Choice brings you a special edition of Read it! Learners from Gardens Commercial High School and Rustenburg Girls' High School, Cape Town soared through the air as they discussed "The Theory of Flight" by Siphiwe Gloria Ndlovu. We were fortunate to have Siphiwe join us via Zoom…
31 Oct 2023 57 min

Book Choice - Publishers Choice - 17 Oct 23

Good morning and good afternoon, and a big book welcome to Book Choice, Publishers’ Choice, on Fine Music Radio. I’m your host Paige Nick and I’m delighted to bring you this show every month. Publisher’s Choice holds a special place in my heart, because we’ve partnered with some really special…
17 Oct 2023 54 min

Book Choice - 03 Oct 23

Welcome to Book Choice on Fine Music Radio, the only show on South African radio that offers you an hour long extravaganza of books, we’ve got five great book reviews and another four massive interviews to keep you informed and entertained for the next hour. I’m your host, Paige Nick,…
3 Oct 2023 57 min

Book Choice - 19 Sept 23

Well hello there and huge welcome to Book Choice, Publishers’ Choice, on Fine Music Radio. I’m your host of Book Choice, Paige Nick, every month we have this very special book show because we welcome three of South Africa’s top publishers and South Africa’s number one Book Seller, Exclusive books,…
19 Sep 2023 58 min

Book Choice - 05 Sept 23

It’s Tuesday, it’s September, and it’s time for hopefully your favourite book show on the radio. You’re tuned in to Book Choice on Fine Music Radio, with me your host, Paige Nick, sponsored as always by exclusive books. We’ve got a huge jam packed show lined up for you today…
5 Sep 2023 57 min

Book Choice - Plublishers Choice - 22 Aug 23

Each of the people we’ll be hearing from today today and their publishing teams, spend their days and often their nights, deciding what books to bring out working on publishing them, the production process, picking covers, picking paper weight picking fonts, there’s so much that goes on behind the scenes…
22 Aug 2023 57 min

Book Choice - 08 Aug 23

On this edition of Book Choice you can enjoy seven reviews of current local and international fiction, and two massive interviews. Join Paige Nick and her team of reviewers for books, books and more books!
8 Aug 2023 59 min

Book Choice - Publishers Choice - 25 July 23

On Book Choice: Publishers’ Choice, with editor Paige Nick, we welcome South Africa’s three top publishers and South Africa’s number one book seller into the studio to fill us in on what they’re publishing, selling and even more importantly, reading right now.
25 Jul 2023 56 min

Book Choice - Publishers Choice - 11 July 23

It's winter which means it's the perfect time to curl up, get cosy and read. And to help you choose just the right book is Paige Nick and her team of reviewers with fascinating reviews and interviews.
11 Jul 2023 58 min

Book Choice - Publishers' Choice - 27 June 23

On FMR's Book Choice: Publishers' Choice, we welcome South Africa’s top three publishers and number one bookseller into the studio to fill us in on what they’re publishing, reading and selling right now.
27 Jun 2023 55 min

Book Choice - 13 June 23

Coming up on today’s show, Beverley Roos Muller reviews a new release, Daisy de Melker: Hiding Among Killers in the City of Gold by Ted Botha, published by Jonathan Ball. Interestingly this book was recently launched at the women’s jail on constitution hill, which is where Daisy de Melker served…
13 Jun 2023 56 min
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