Lauren Liebenberg – Wiki, Bio, Age, Husband, Net Worth

Lauren Liebenberg is a 49-years-old Zimbabwean Writer from the South Africa. her estimated net worth is $1 Million to $5 Million Approx. Jump into read her life Facts, Wikipedia and biographies Details

Lauren Liebenberg Biography – Wiki

According to the wiki and biography of Lauren Liebenberg was born on 3 August 1972 in South Africa. let’s check out the Lauren’s personal and public life facts, Wikipedia, bio, spouse, net worth, and career details.

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Her follow-up novel, The West Rand Jive Cats Boxing Club, a coming-of-age story set in the gold-fields of Johannesburg,was published in 2011, and also drew warm praise from critics. The Guardian said the novel had “a true, raw feel about it” and described Liebenberg as a “terrific writer”. The Times called it “moving … [an] excellently crafted story” and The Financial Times hailed it as “vivid … evocative … and compelling”. Cry Baby her third and latest novel, a satire on contemporary suburbia with a strong feminist theme, was published in February 2014. Liebenberg is married with two children and lives in Johannesburg, South Africa.


Her debut novel, The Voluptuous Delights of Peanut Butter and Jam which drew upon her experiences as a child in Rhodesia during the Rhodesian Bush War, garnered much attention from critics when it was published in 2008. The Guardian described it as “astonishingly vivid”, going on to say that “Rhodesia springs to fecund, fetid life before your eyes … like the children at its heart … it’s immediate, rarely judgmental … charming, upsetting and poignantly strange … burrowing deep under your skin”. The Financial Times described it as an “elegiac first novel [that] captures the insular vulnerability of this white African childhood.” The Times described it as a “touching debut”. The novel was also serialized by The Independent.

Apart from being longlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction, Liebenberg was one of only three women to be shortlisted for the Orange debut prize in 2008. In 2010, the novel was longlisted for the International Dublin Literary Award.


Liebenberg was born and raised in Rhodesia but in her adolescence, left newly-independent Zimbabwe for neighbouring South Africa, where her father worked in the gold-mining industry. She attended Brescia House, a Catholic school for girls in Johannesburg. After completing her undergraduate degree at the University of South Africa, she lived in England for some years, before returning to South Africa, where she graduated from the business school of the University of the Witwatersrand with a master’s degree in business (MBA). She worked in investment banking and published in the field of financial markets, including a reference book entitled The Electronic Financial Markets of the Future, published in 2002.


Lauren Liebenberg (born 3 August 1972) is a Zimbabwe-born South African writer. Her debut novel The Voluptuous Delights of Peanut Butter and Jam was nominated for the Orange Prize for Fiction in 2008. Her subsequent novels, The West Rand Jive Cats Boxing Club and Cry Baby, have also received international critical acclaim.

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Real Name Lauren Liebenberg
Nickname Lauren
Profession Writer

Age, Birthdate, Religion, and BirthPlace

Age (2021) 49 Years
Date Of Birth 3 August 1972
Sunsign Sagittarius
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Nationality Zimbabwean

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Lauren Liebenberg Personal Life, Spouse, Husband

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Lauren Liebenberg Net Worth

The Lauren Liebenberg Estimated Net worth is $80K – USD $85k.

Monthly Income/Salary (approx.) $80K – $85k USD
Net Worth (approx.) $4 million- $6 million USD

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