The words of this South African bibliovore make me think of changing my tagline. The man sits on the median of Empire Road in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, reading. He gives book reviews to drivers, enticing them to purchase a book from him. The children’s books he gives away for free.
Relentless.com is nipping at the heels of same-day delivery, but even if they get there it won’t affect Dladla one bit. A solo, open-air, hand-selling book afficionado, he’s found the ultimate web-proof bookstore.
Read on Philani, read on.