Author Michael Smorenburg was recently interviewed about his incredible book ‘The Praying Nun’. Click on the link below to read about the writing process and research needed for this (true story) of the discovery and excavation of a slave ship across the backdrop of Clifton Bay!
The praying nun: an interview with Michael Smorenburg
Collective Amnesia is a poetry book that has a place in every household.
The poet Koleka Putuma’s debut collection will move you to tears, make you laugh out loud and lead you on an incredible journey of self discovery.
Follow the link below and read Bongani Madondo’s incredible review of Collective Amnesia and get your copy today!
Portrait of the poet as a young genius: Bongani Madondo reviews Koleka Putuma’s Collective Amnesia
The incredible author Lee Herrmann has opened a comic book store in JHB which stocks all things geek!!
Tomorrow it’s heroes day and your chance to help raise money for the Sandton SPCA while dressing as your favourite hero and collecting a free comic.
Don’t miss out on this amazing fun filled day!
Author and vocal coach Christine Weir of ‘Not the Midnight Mass’ will be on lead vocals, Jono Tait (Hatchetman) on acoustic guitar, Matthew Weir (Mobbing Bali) on bass and vocals, Ingrid Salzmann on accordion, Gabriella Rivera on the Fiddle, ‘Christine Weir and The Kilts’, boasts a repertoire that will inspire and delight ‘Celtophiles’, with everything from Irish jigs and ballads, to Scottish traditional songs by Robbie Burns and Lady Nairne, and contemporary favourites like ‘Mull of Kintyre’ by Paul McCartney.
Award winning Christine Weir recently released her first book “Shut your Trap and Sing” – an instruction manual on singing techniques – her vocal expertise is apparent in this show where there is a strong focus poignant vocal lead lines and soaring harmonies provided by Matthew Weir and Jono Tait, in addition to clean acoustic guitar and traditional accordion and nimble fiddle, making it Celtic music at its best.
Please feel free to come in your Kilt! Strut your tartan! Sing along with us and enjoy an evening of Irish and Scots song! One lucky audience member will win a bottle of Scotch whiskey – no kidding!!
The event is taking place on Friday 12th May. Doors open at 6.30-Booking essential, call 021 6857377
Those of you in JHB…do not miss out on the official launch of It’s inside you
taking place this Saturday May 6th at 2pm in the Freeway Tabernacle, Protea South.
Gloria will be speaking at the event and books will be on sale!
Get your tickets today!
For all those who have friends and family in the UK, this is one show you need to tell them about!!
Head to the Brighton Fringe Festival and see the Florence and Watson show performed by the hilarious Rob Van Vuuren and his amazing wife Danielle Bischoff.
For those missing home, this is the ultimate show-the journey of a tiny mouse (Petal) who is alone and misunderstood. She works hard to fit in and impress others, but in the end she becomes a hero by simply being herself.
The book will be available to buy, why not get Rob and Danielle to sign it for you after the show!
If you are looking for something fun to do with your little ones this upcoming long weekend, why not head to Exclusive Books in Constantia Village for a fun filled morning!
The one and only Rob Van Vuuren and the team (Danielle Bischoff, Lauren Fowler and Siv Ngesi) will be entertaining the children by reading Florence and Watson and the Sugarbush Mouse, while using puppets and an assortment of props.
You can also buy your copy of the book which the entire team will be happy to sign for you.
VENUE: Exclusive Books Constantia Village
DATE: Saturday, 29 April 2017
TIME: 10:00 for 10:30
Please see the article extracts and links below reviewing the incredible book ‘Flora se geheime taal’ and get your copy TODAY!
Flora se geheime taal deur Madine Swart: ’n onderhoud
Christine Weir, the very talented performer and author of ‘Shut your trap and sing!’ was recently on Expresso.
Click on the links below to see the amazing interviews.
Part 1 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s9mW8-8oFmc&feature=youtu.be
Part 2 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eTlAPKk-BBY&feature=youtu.be