Dianne Stewart has published a number of Penguin Random House books. They include Wisdom from Africa, a collection of African proverbs; Durban in a Word, which she compiled and edited; and a number of children’s books. These include The Zebra’s Stripes and other African Animal Tales, Folktales from Africa and The Guinea-Fowl’s Spots and other African Bird Tales. She has a B.A. Hons in African Languages, a M.A. in South African Literature and a M.A. in Creative Writing.