Holy Rosary School Writing Compilation 2022

Published by Beyond The Vale Publishing Published date November 2022 When the grade 5s were asked to write stories about lesser endangered indigenous South African species, the stories were so […]

Priyen Naidu – The Watcher Chronicles

Published by Beyond The Vale Publishing Published date – April 2022 There are Watchers among us. A gruesome murder in a bookstore catapults Chicago police detective, Alastair Reid, into the […]

Kevin Hall – Discipleship Manual for Mentoring Young Men

Published by Beyond The Vale Publishing Published date – June 2022 In today’s world, there is an epidemic of fatherless homes, an attack on the strong male role model, and […]

What Anzania Needs Right Now – Yimile Ngqele

Published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Edenvale Published date – October 2022 ROMANS 8:22,23 – “WE KNOW THAT THE WHOLE OF CREATION HAS BEEN GROANING AS IN THE PAINS OF […]

Edward Kabo – The Last Trump

Published by Beyond The Vale Publishing Published date – March 2022 The word of God is highly divine. Inspired by the wisdom, the power and the Righteousness of God from […]

Agnetha Hilpert – Nostalgia is a Liar

Published by Beyond The Vale Publishing Published date – June 2022 Some things look better with age. Luna spies her high school sweetheart after an eight-month separation and it’s certainly […]

Kgomotso Matsebe – The Valley of Dry Bones

The valley of dry bones (Ezekiel.37:9) God’s restoration prophecy that holds the Dunamis power to cut short the spiritual embattlement, the spirit of suppression that obscures the understanding of life. […]

Eric Kalume Mutshipayi – The Next minute

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Edenvale, Johannesburg. Published date – March 2022 Father. Husband. Family man. Government agent. Drug dealer, believer. Colonel Themba, the man in uniform, the man […]

Gerard Daly – Mirror Image

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Johannesburg. Publish date – July 2022. Two Mossad agents are shot in a jewellery store in Dublin and a local drug dealer is thrown, […]

J D Kizza – Journals of He – The Continuance

New release from publisher, Beyond The Vale Publishers. Published date: June 2022 Journals of He – The Continuance by J D Kizza, the sequel to Journals of He and second […]

Dr Saiyuran Naidoo – Pandemic Rising

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Edenvale, Johannesburg Published date – July 2022 “Who are we to decide who gets the better chance of survival and who does not?” Dr […]

Carmel Gordon – Peace is a Gift

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Edenvale, Johannesburg Published date – August 2022 Written and illustrated by Carmel Gordon Seven stories looking at peace and kindness Peace is a gift […]

Richard James Edwards – The Untimely Death of Barry Cobb

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing Published date – Aug 22 Barry is dead. And he’s pissed off about it. Stuck on earth, unable to move on, Barry must quickly […]

E C Farinha – Going Home

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Edenvale, Johannesburg Published date – July 2022 Check out this Tik Tok ad Loss is painful. Lilly has lost her mother, her business partner […]

Sipho Khumalo – Life, Dreams, Thoughts, Experiences and Personality

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Edenvale, Johannesburg. Published date – July 2022 Available on Amazon here. As the title suggests, Sipho has written his book from his own viewpoint […]

Lilian Chudey-Pride – Dignity of Womanhood

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing. Published date – January 2022 Man and woman were both made in God’s image. Join Lilian as she explores avenues to answering the divine […]

Morris Stern – A Cape Town Lawyer

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Edenvale, Johannesburg. Published date – December 2021. A great many things have changed since Morris started practising law in 1976, including the law itself. […]

Jesse Pieters – Fang

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Edenvale, Johannesburg Published date: April 2022 An orphaned wolf is locked up and experimented on in the heart of the Alaskan wilderness. The experiments […]

Kim Schreuder-Horn – The Mole and The Plan

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Edenvale, Johannesburg. Published date: December 2021 Children’s rhyming educational book – part three of The Mole’s Adventures Series. Our best-laid plans may sometimes lay […]

Bernadette Pekeur – Soul Whispers In Sea Minor

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing. Published date – November 2021. Soul Whispers in Sea Minor is the first collection of poetry from Bernadette. Inspired by her time working aboard […]

Agnetha Hilpert – Broken Halos

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Johannesburg. Published date – February 2022, We all need something to believe in. Jax returns home from his latest tour with the Marines to […]

Nqandeka Pityi – A Father’s Unfailing Love

Self-published. Publishing date – February 2022 ‘Alcoholics Anonymous? My life was indeed, I was a failure.’ Nqandeka, the child that refused to die is in a downward spiral and attempting […]

Avika Daya – Starting School With a Bag of Emotions

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing. Published date – December 2021 Follow Wamu as she starts school for the first time! She experiences some big feelings that she can’t always […]

Callistus Nkwanyana

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Johannesburg. Published date – December 2021. Available at Beyond The Vale Books, 52 Harris Avenue, Edenvale, priced R200. Or on Amazon here. Have you […]

Pam Ncube-Murakwani – Sing O Barren

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Johannesburg. Publish date – January 2022. Available at Beyond The Vale Books and on Amazon. Pam has carried the vision of ‘Sing O Barren’ […]

Mandisa Hadebe – Flames of the Bare Brown Pastures

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishers, Johannesburg. Publish date – October 2021 Five short stories exploring the themes of love, loss, happiness and tragedy in modern-day South Africa. Crumbs of […]

Arnold Singh – Manage Your Money Wisely

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Johannesburg publishers. Publish date – December 2021 Although finances play a critical role in everyone’s life, we are not taught how to manage our […]

Horentia Cornelissen – Journey to my Runway

Self-published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Publishers, Johannesburg. Publish date – January 2022. From her earliest memories, Horentia wanted to be a model. Journey to my Runway, follows her story […]

2022 Diary/Journal to a Successful Future

Self-publishing doesn’t always have to be about novels, factual books or children’s books. When Dylan and Debbie came to me with a new concept for a diary/journal, I knew I […]

Theodora Phalane – The Power of Courage, Passion, Perseverance and Resilience

Self-Published by Beyond The Vale Publishing, Publishers, Johannesburg. Publish date – November 2021 Living with a disability, a teenage pregnancy and a victim of a sexual assault, this is the […]

Bianca Carmichael, Oros Mampofu, Rachel Wray Makutu – Amila’s Adventures

Amila doesn’t like the dark and being in her room on her own, until one night her mom gives her a very special blanket. Join Amila on her adventure as […]

Busie Nsibande – Against All Odds (When God is in Control)

Second born, with four siblings to primary school teachers, Against All Odds tells the story of Busie, who grew up in the Kingdom of Eswatini (formerly Swaziland). Now retired, Busie […]

Adelle Gascoyne – Peace Talks

Eluthu, a mixed-race teenager, finds herself caught in the middle of growing family tensions. Her half-sisters, feisty Xhosa princess Amyoli and proud English Elora, highlight the clash of cultures dating […]

Carmel Gordon – The Big Rainbow Candy Adventure

Christmas is coming, so all you parents out there, why not get your child a book. This is a heart-warming story of good against bad aimed at Middle Grade/Young Adults, […]

Sandra Gordon – Spiritual and Physical Weather

What are we doing and where are we going? How can I improve myself? How can I ‘repair’ myself? This is the true story of a woman who suffered the […]

Marlize Marais – Create and be Seen

We all need to market and despite the fact it may not be your area of expertise, without customers you won’t have a business and without marketing, you can’t reach […]

Sandile Nkonki – Recovery

Throughout the book, Sandile takes you through the journey of depression, sharing experiences that bruises, tears and the feeling of being gone are an everyday struggle for someone living with […]

Fortune Mahasha – Expedition Unknown

Polokwane born, Fortune Mahasha – aka Fortune The Hurricane – presents his first volume of poetry. Fortune takes inspiration from the unknown expedition we all face ourselves on. His poetry […]

Onthatile Present – Mr Brown Eyes

Set in modern-day South Africa, disillusioned Bridget lives in a world where she believes men are only interested in a woman for her figure and complexion until a chance encounter […]

Bonga Sibulele Makholwa – My Journey (A Reminder to Self)

Join Bonga Makholwa as he takes us through his journey through his collection of poetry. Bonga explores the themes of life, through his unique viewpoint as he looks at Africa, […]

Farzana Osman – The Runaway iPad

Tommy’s iPad comes to life! Join the fun and find out what happens when Tommy’s iPad runs away! iPads are great fun but Tommy uses his too much. A fun […]

Tiaan de Bod – Polybius

There’s an arcade cabinet that doesn’t exist. And it just caught someone’s eye amidst the dim, purple light. Not because of an extravagant paint job or flashy title screen, but […]

Andrea Jackson – Rehab and Beyond

Andrea stares up at the foreboding Victorian house that will be her home for the next four weeks. A four-week self-imposed exile. Her addiction has caused hurt and pain to […]

Jennifer Sheokarah – The Intruder

Jen finds her relationship with doctor boyfriend, Wren, strained to breaking point as he is repeatedly called out to deal with victims of the Intruder’s merciless attacks. The death toll […]

Lebogang Tleane – Surviving Unfamiliar Territory

Moving to a new country marks the start of a new chapter in your life. A chapter filled with excitement, possibility and opportunity, but also it can be alienating. The […]

Michelle Walters – Rosaline Labella Dumont

The sequel to TAKEN After recovering from an illness and trying to regain her memory whilst living with the Vikings for over a year, Rosaline is taken back to her […]

Myriam Donin – Life’s Biggest Punishment

Life’s Biggest Punishment is a true story of how a botched circumcision ultimately led a young man to take his own life. It is a must-read for all parents. Gary […]

Arenda Prince – Stepping Into God’s Presence

Stepping into God’s Presence is a comprehensive, interactive, and user-friendly training manual, which packages the central theme of the Bible into a logical sequence. The book uses a general approach […]

Richard James Edwards – How To Write A Novel

This book is a must for anyone wanting to write their first novel. Printed as A4, this contains worksheets for you to complete to build your story up from the […]

Candice Mes – A love that cannot hide

Illustrated by Coleen Benn. Can you hear the quiet voice reminding you to love? That’s the gift of Jesus, helping you bring Glory to God above Track the mouse as […]

Michael Bowler – Two Worlds

A one-night stand in Cork, Ireland between two students, Liam and Sarah, has far reaching consequences for them both. Liam emigrates to England and Sarah goes to Israel to work […]

Sunali Parbhoo – A Little Bit of Shimmer and a Whole Lot of Shine

A beautiful mansion holds a dark secret. For years, Shreya had to contend with the cruelty of her parents. Until she hatches a plan to escape. A plan that seems […]

Richard Edwards – Puzzle at Sea

Book 4 in the Puzzle Train series is here! THE PUZZLE TRAIN IS FINISHED Train tracks are destroyed removing the Puzzle Train from TV screens. Puzzle Island remains hushed up […]

Carmel Gordon – The Perfect Sunrise

In their life’s journey, both humans and animals seek a perfect sunrise – a world that is void of cruelty and filled with peace and kindness.  “In Search of the […]

J D Kizza – The Journals of He – Book 1 – The Beginning

During a college tour in the city, a freak accident in a campus library leads to a chance encounter between Dilia and a handsome stranger. High on painkillers and with no […]

Kim Schreuder Horn – The Mole and New Beginnings

An open mind and a positive attitude, Help us embrace our fears of change and turn them into gratitude. Find our why the mole is, at first, so sad, But […]

Carmel Gordon – The Kind Princess and other stories

A year ago, my daughter’s school initiated a kindness project. I was impressed, not only that the project centred on kindness, which is extremely important in schools, but also that […]

Jackson Molepo – The Artistic Spy

Not since Oscar Wilde’s fascinating novel of Dorian Gray’s obsession with immortality in the Portrait of Dorian Gray has a reader been asked to consider an artist’s work as just […]

Buhlebenkosi Skosana – Thee ‘Beauty’ful Anthology (MY BA)

This is a first collection of essays and poems from one of Africa’s most exciting, emerging talents. It is rare to come across a young woman so in touch with […]

Kim Schrueder Horn – The Mole and The Sparrow

Poor Mole is in a dreadful state, the Sparrow thinks it’s something he ate. Find our what happens when the kind sparrow takes a nap in poor mole’s favourite spot […]

Cameron Wolff – Planet Carpe Diem

This deeply philosophical collection of poems delves into the absurdity of war and the meaning of life and death.  The author’s quirky approach to what are considered serious matters is […]

Bruce Van Rensburg – The Hybrid

A wild journey of forbidden love and fierce loyalty within a thriving community, overseen for 500 years by Katherine, a vampire, and her lover Slade, a werewolf. Pearl, the last […]

Michelle Walters – Taken

A young noble woman awakes following a terrible illness, hundreds of miles away from her native France with no memory of who she is or how she got there. Measles […]

Masego Monicca Nkuna – Narrated In Me

Narrated In Me is the heart of a young rural woman from a province called Mpumulanga (Seabe), she has been freed by writing poetry. It is a mind-challenging, life-altering and […]

The abandoned bicycle by Jennifer Sheokarah

When Jevon and his father take a trip to the beach, Jevon discovers an old bicycle which apparently has magical powers, whenever Jevon rides it. This enchanted story brought to […]

Al’iinsania: Shadows of the street-inspiration, love and spiritual poem/poetry

The homeless are misperceived by society and are treated inhumanly. It is crucial that society acknowledges homeless people and treat them respectfully. I once met a homeless man outside the […]

Gafsa Garson – Inspirational Poetry

A collection of inspirational poetry written by Gafsa Garson, a Cape Town resident who writes with her thumb and has to use a wheelchair to get around. Her collection of […]

Rachel Wray Makutu – The Journey to Self

‘Self’ is a Self-help book that helps you develop and restore yourself in all aspects. The truth about most situations is that we already know what will make them better.  […]

Richard Edwards – So, you think you want to buy a franchise?

Franchising is a popular way for many people, disillusioned with their corporate work/life balance to leave the rat race and start their own business. And yet, for many, the reality […]

John West – Burning Roses

Enter a dark underworld where rock stars and ancient demons collide. A teenage misfit, hired by a private investigator to find a missing girl stumbles into a twisted conspiracy of […]

Bill James – Big Day Out

Set in Johannesburg in the near future, Big Day Out is a mad mercenary romp through the dystopian nightmare that Covid-19 might have become. Might still become, if we don’t […]

Puzzle Castle

Puzzle Castle 390 pages, fiction/young adult, action/adventure book. Can Tom beat 16 other teams and reveal the castle’s secrets? Destruction of the Puzzle Train tracks by the mysterious PM terrorist […]

Puzzle Island

Puzzle Island 327 pages, fiction/young adult/adventure and action book-Five puzzleteers on edge. A sunset deadline. One deserted island …or is it? Tom is thrilled to be taking his first ever […]

The Puzzle Train

Six puzzles. Ninety minutes. Have you got what it takes to defeat the Puzzle Train? Mystery surrounds eleven-year-old Tom’s obsession with Puzzle Train, the most successful gameshow for adults on […]