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Through the Eyes of an African Chef wins “Best in the World”

Head chef at Africa Meets Europe Cuisine and self-published author Nompumelelo Mqwebu has bagged the “Best in the World” award for…

Multi-award winner in business shares his knowledge in Mastering Entrepreneurship

Many of us dream of starting our own business and being our own boss, but where does one start? A sensible…

Get swept away by U.P. Topka’s magical sports fiction novel

In this newly-released teen novel by U.P. Topka of Pretoria, we follow 15-year-old Eric Robertson on a hero’s journey, starting with…

“Thabo, the Space Dude: Last Days on Earth” blasts off

Our newest release on Publisher.co.za  – Thabo, the Space Dude  – has seen some exceptional opening-week sales, with author Lori-Ann Preston…

Distribution vs marketing and the author’s role in driving sales

Many authors assume that when a book is uploaded for sale in an online store, the book starts selling on its…

Book awards: Can they boost your bottom line?

One of the best ways to gain recognition and credibility as an author – and possibly one of the most underutilised…

Boost sales with discount coupon codes

Everybody likes getting a good deal and book buyers are no different. If your sales have been dwindling, consider offering a…

The importance of quality

Building customer trust As an indie bookstore, Publisher.co.za prides itself on empowering all self-published authors by offering them an easy platform…

You have a book, so start making money

As a self-published author, you’ve no doubt experienced how difficult it is to get your book into bookstores and the mainstream…

Our book quality rating system

What makes Publisher.co.za different? As an indie bookstore, we pride ourselves on empowering all local, self-published authors by offering them a…

My passion for African food

I was fortunate to be raised by a father who had travelled and worked as a cook on ships. Thamsanqa Mqwebu…

Redemption: The Advent

Review by Tina Soetzenberg Author: Kimon Alexander Two beings. One Body. And a critical mission to save the world. The Valdors,…

Publisher.co.za Autumn 2018 Newsletter

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IN THIS ISSUE:

  • What’s new in the Publisher.co.za store and how to make the store work for you
  • The importance of quality – Publisher.co.za’s new quality awards
  • Boost book sales with promotional discount coupon codes
  • Book awards: Can they really boost your bottom line?
  • Distribution vs marketing and the author’s role in driving sales