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 looks back on her adventure filled life
From the hardships of her early life, walking to fetch water, a lack of firewood and collecting coal from behind a moving train, through to her working and frenemies at the Ministry of Agriculture and eventually to her Prayer Academy, Busie takes you through her journey.
Learn more of Miss Swaziland contests, witchcraft and how bulldozers were prevented from levelling her home with the help of a powerful ally.
A very real story of growing up in Southern Africa.
Available now on Amazon.
Copies available in the Beyond The Vale Book shop – 53 Harris Avenue, Edenvale.