357pp., paperback, Pretoria, 2018
A novel about a young black woman who's been promised to the Zulu king in marriage to repay an ancestral debt. In love with her American fiancée, she decides to try and convince the king that he doesn't want to marry her.
Dudu Busani-Dube was commissioned by film director Lineo Sekeleoane to write this book adaptation of her feature film, "The Zulu Wedding".
Dudu Busani-Dube, author of the popular Hlomu trilogy, works as a journalist. She was born and raised in Kwa- Mashu in KwaZulu-Natal and moved to Johannesburg in the early 2000s.