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Kosani (M.) INXILI KANGCONDE,
60pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2005) 2009. R120
A collection of traditional Xhosa praise poetry.
Mabusela (N.) UMLOMO AWUBEKWA SIZIBA,
41pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (1992) 2011. R120
Xhosa novel
Mcimeli (R.) KAZI NDENZENI NA?,
230pp., paperback, Reprint, Cape Town, (1995) 2013. R145
This Xhosa novel, "Kazi ndenzeni na?" (I wonder what I’ve done?), won an African Heritage Literary Award. It focuses on the abuse of women and children.
Mcimeli (R.) & Saule (N.) UMANTATISE NGEMFECANE, indumasiso yesizwe, umqulu 1
82pp., paperback, Reprint, Pretoria, (1997) 2011. R175
Xhosa epic poem, volume 1
Mkonto (B.) EMGXOBHOZWENI,
144pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2007) 2011. R125
Xhosa play
Mtuze (P.) LINGADA ZIBUYILE ENDLE,
158pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2009) 2011. R130
This Xhosa novel won an M-Net Literary Award in 2010. "Lingada Zibuyile Endle" translates as "wild cats have come home".
Ngewu (L.) UBOMI, IZITHETHE NAMASIKO,
61pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2005) 2010. R130
Describes the traditional culture and rituals of the amaXhosa.

Text in Xhosa.
Solwandle (M.) IZICHOBO ZOBOMI,
81pp., paperback, Reprint, Johannesburg, (2006) 2010. R120
Xhosa poetry
Tutani (N.) MASALEKELISE,
86pp., paperback, Reprint, Pretoria, (1995) 2006. R105
Xhosa poetry