Books by Masha du Toit

Ray and the Cat Thing – a Cosy Fantasy


A cosy fantasy set in Cape Town, featuring talking cats, pancakes, and photography.

We Broke the Moon


We Broke the Moon” is Hope Punk Science Fiction, a genre that focuses on friendship, love, and a hopeful, can-do approach to the challenges the characters face.

The “Linked Worlds” Series

The Babylon Eye ,  The Real and The Strange

**The Real and The Strange have been shortlisted for the  Ilube Nommo Awards for best speculative novel by an African.**

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Babylon Eye: A cyber-dog, lost in the void between worlds. The woman who must find the dog to win back her freedom. A spy’s betrayal that could kill them both.

The Real:  cyber-dogs, eco-terrorists and spies in alternate world South Africa. 

The Strange: Trapped in a strange world, Elke Veraart has to choose between duty and love.

The “Crooked World” Series

Crooks and Straights and its sequel, Wolf Logic.  

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Illustrated contemporary fantasy books, set in Cape Town, South Africa.

“The Sisters” Series

The Story Trap  and its sequel, The Broken Path 

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“Strange Neighbours” Short stories

Strange Neighbours is a collection of ten illustrated fantasy short stories set in Cape Town, South Africa.  These stories are available from Amazon as an e-book.


13 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. yameng
    Aug 27, 2011 @ 18:22:42

    Hey Masha,
    where can I get hard copy versions of these?


  2. mashadutoit
    Aug 27, 2011 @ 18:26:39

    Hey Yament – how are you doing? At the moment these are only available as e-books. Best you can do is get the .pdf from Smashwords and print it!
    Edited to add: The Story Trap is available in print from

  3. yameng
    Aug 27, 2011 @ 18:29:27

    Thanks, I’ll give it a try 🙂
    I’m well, have finished with the studies so leaving Italy tomorrow and will be coming home…

  4. mashadutoit
    Aug 27, 2011 @ 18:34:16

    Wow. Has it been that long already? Just in time for springtime, too. Travel safely 🙂

  5. yameng
    Aug 27, 2011 @ 18:49:00

    yea its a bit weird.. by the way have you seen my thesis project yet? here’s a link , i would love to hear what you think 🙂

  6. mashadutoit
    Aug 27, 2011 @ 18:51:20

    No – I’ve not looked yet. Going to look at it now … *Masha du Toit*

    Personal Blog

    Read my stories

  7. mashadutoit
    Aug 27, 2011 @ 18:57:34

    …intriguing! My connection a bit slow for the videos, so just reading through the text for the moment… *Masha du Toit*

    Personal Blog

    Read my stories

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  10. illka
    Jun 30, 2012 @ 19:23:57

    Hi Masha
    Sjoe, ja, dit is ‘n mooi cover…baie geluk met jou wenner-boek!

  11. mashadutoit
    Jul 01, 2012 @ 10:01:34

    Dankie Ilka !

  12. Eugene Odogwu
    Mar 22, 2017 @ 13:51:55

    Your covers are amazing!

  13. mashadutoit
    Mar 22, 2017 @ 14:13:41

    Thanks! 🙂

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