Promotions & Up-coming Events

We invite and promote various authors and publishers who can be a part of Books Like Me for various events such as book readings, autographed books by the author, and various other interactive opportunities. 


Author of the Month - JULY 2021

Mazibuko Msimang

Nokuthula Mazibuko Msimang championed 100 percent indigenous languages ECD content when she was  the Head of SABC Children (2013-2019) .


Under her leadership, the unit won five SAFTAs, two Promax  Awards and two Prix Jeneus quality certificates. She speaks 7 South African languages fluently. In another life, she produced news for the BBC and travelled across Africa.

Mazibuko Msimang has written five novellas for young people: In the Fast Lane, A Mozambican  Summer, Freedom Song, Spring Offensive and Love Songs for Nheti. She is the recipient of the 2003  Bessie Head Fellowship. Her stories are about life’s comic slices, music, healing and family.

Who is Caster Semenya? Where did she grow up?

Caster Semenya is the FASTEST girl on earth! 

Join us on this wonderful journey about the young Caster Semenya and how she became the fastest girl on earth.