13 Books on Preorder, the Launch Party, In All Things!

Updated since the launch party!

Last post I shared with you how ten authors of Christian Writers of Southern Africa, (CWOSA), took up my challenge to create a boxed set of 13  devotional books. Here’s some news about our amazing launch!

I now have very exciting news to share! ‘In All Things – 13 devotions from Africa’ reached #1 on Amazon in the New Releases: Spiritual Devotions category. What an exciting moment to see our boxed set boasting its little orange ribbon.

We know it won’t stay there, but just getting there at all is very exciting!

In All Things – 13 Weeks of Devotions from Africa

13 short books for the princely sum of $0.99!!! Amazing value.

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Click the button if you’d like to purchase this set while the price is still only $0.99

Time to Launch!


The set comprises 13 x 7-day books written by 11 authors. 9 of the authors currently live in South Africa. Two others are born-and-bred in South Africa although they now live abroad. And we’re all members of CWOSA.


Different themes, different styles, different covers . . .

Don’t they look stunning?

Here are the titles that show on the spines, together with their full titles and the authors.

7 Animals (7 African Animals and What They Teach us About God) – Shirley Corder
7 Desires (What God Wants) – Ashley Winters
7 Musings (Musings from an African Garden) – Anna Jensen
7 Gifts (Life is Good) – Yvonne Tippins
7 Journeys (Steps of Faith) – Crystal Warren
7 Landscapes (Sunrise to Sunset) – Deryn van der Tang
7 Lights (Seven Lights for Dark Times) – Dianne J. Wilson
7 Overcomers (Seven Saints in Lockdown) – Val Waldeck
7 Promises (Promises to Cherish) – Vida Li Sik
7 Psalms (Inspired to Worship) – Ann Goodfellow
7 Poems (Poems from an African Garden) – Anna Jensen
7 Seascapes (Seven Reflections from the Ocean(and Surrounds)) – Marion Ueckermann
7 Storms (Peace in Life’s Storms) – Shirley Corder.

[stextbox id=’alert’]Please leave a comment below. Do you plan to read these in order or jump to your favourite author or topic??[/stextbox]

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And now for more exciting news!

On 24th October, we hosted a Virtual LAUNCH PARTY on FaceBook.

To cater for our friends in the Far East and Australia and New Zealand, the posts and competitions remained open for 24 hours. So although they were not able to join in the real-time fun, they could still read the posts and enter for the prizes.

What happened at the launch party?

  • Every 10 minutes, for four hours, one of our authors posted something fresh.
  • Every 40 minutes a different team of authors took over as hostesses.
  • They shared information about their books
    • offered prizes
    • posed a question or set a puzzle  –  clues all showed on their covers (which were on show)
    • offered virtual snacks and drinks
    • and shared some recipes for scrumptious African treats.


In addition to smaller prizes being offered throughout the party, we had one amazing prize for one lucky guest who attended and participated for the full four hours. Here’s the prize she won!

Do you think she thought it worth spending four hours having fun with us? You bet she did!

And the cherry on the top?

The next day we discovered we had been awarded a second orange ribbon on Amazon! This time for being #1 in the New Releases section in the same genre (Spiritual).

Over to you:

[stextbox id=’info’]Did you attend? If so, did you enjoy it?
Did you miss it? On a scale of 1 (wouldn’t have enjoyed it one bit) to 10 (would have been one who stayed the whole time) where would you mark yourself? Please respond in the comment section.[/stextbox]

16 comments on “13 Books on Preorder, the Launch Party, In All Things!

  1. Got my pre-order as soon as it came out. I’ll probably read the devotions according to my daily need and/or HS’s direction. I RSVPed for the party….yippee!

  2. Well, I love a good party, so I’m definitely going to be there. And as for reading in order – well, I’ll try, but I just might skip around a little too!!

  3. So very exciting! I have diarised the event and am looking forward to seeing my box set on my kindle. God bless you all and this amazing endeavor!

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