Wednesday, 30 May 2018

Full-page feature on Chatsworth in the Durban Post

A full page devoted to Pravasan Pillay's Chatsworth appeared in yesterday's Durban Post. There's an article about the book, an extract from one of the stories, as well as a competition to win a free copy!

Chatsworth soon available at bookstores throughout South Africa

Pravasan Pillay's short story collection Chatsworth will soon be available in good bookstores countrywide. It is already available at David Krut Bookstore in Rosebank, Johannesburg, and The Book Lounge in Cape Town. Copies are also available for sale at the Nelson Mandela Youth Centre in Chatsworth, Durban, plus it can be ordered directly from the publisher at

Sunday, 20 May 2018

Saturday, 19 May 2018

Former Chatsworth man stays true to his roots

He said, “The book is entitled ‘Chatsworth’ and I believe that the township and its vibrant residents were my primary inspiration. I grew up in Chatsworth so I am very familiar with the area. I don’t live in Chatsworth anymore. However, having some distance helped me write about it better.” Read more.

Monday, 07 May 2018

You think you know me

Let me get back

Pravasan Pillay's Chatsworth on sale at Chatsworth Youth Centre

Chuffed that Chatsworth was being sold yesterday at the Chatsworth Youth Centre monthly flea market! The book is currently for sale at the Chatsworth Youth Centre for R160! Contact Clive Pillay, Programmes Coordinator at the Youth Centre, on 061 429 2574. Thanks to Clive for stocking the books!