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    Malene Breytenbach was born in Port Shepstone, Natal. Her parents emigrated to Rhodesia  (now Zimbabwe) where she attended Cecil John Rhodes Primary School and Chaplin High School in Gweru. At the age of fourteen she moved to Pretoria and matriculated at the Afrikaanse Hoër Meisieskool. She obtained her BA and BA(Hons) (English)  at the University of  Pretoria and worked as a translator. She and her husband Willie and daughter Karen moved to Stellenbosch in 1985 where she studied Honours, Masters and DPhil  in Journalism, MA (Ancient Near Eastern Studies) and MPhil (Ancient Studies). She was employed by Stellenbosch University from 1990 to 2008 in Public Relations, Communication and the Stellenbosch Foundation. She now writes full-time.

    Novels

    Gister is ’n ver landPluimprinse, Bloedgrond, Eenoogkoning, Yesterday is a Lost Country, Kennis is mag

    Romances

    40 historical, contemporary and medical romances

     

    Short stories

    Polvye in Bloots (Tafelberg Publishers) (2012); Arms in Skarlakenkoors (2013); Die Spooklig in Skrik op die lyf

    Various in magazines Sarie, Rooi Rose and Huisgenoot

    Reviews and articles

    Reviews for magazines, newspapers and Litnet, and articles

    http://www.tafelberg.com/Authors/2392

    http://malenebreytenbach.bookslive.co.za/

    http://www.stellenboschwriters.com/breytenbachm.html

    https://twitter.com/malene_mb2

    www.naledibooks.co.za

    http://www.amazon.com/dp/B008ZC8XU4

    EVA:  e-Boeke vir Afrika/ eBooks for Africa (Amazon, Kalahari, Leserskring, mybooks.co.za en Kobo)

     http://www.woordpaljas.co.za

    Facebook

    http://www.litnet.co.za/Author/666/Malene%20Breytenbach 

     

    Address:

    5 Le Sueur Street, Brandwacht, Stellenbosch, South Africa 7600

    Tel: (021) 8875583 /(021) 8878061   Cell: 082 896 4012

    E-mail: mb2@sun.ac.za