Preflight Books

Give Wings to Your Words




self publishing



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educational publishing

Professional advice

We will be there to help and advise you at every step of the process.

Editing/ proofreading

We offer a range of editing, copywriting and proofreading services.

Layout/ typesetting

We design the text and images inside your document.


We create illustrations, from line drawings to complex diagrams and flowcharts.


We advise on and manage the printing of your project.

 About Us

BK Publishing is a vibrant publishing house in the heart of Pretoria. With over 10 years of experience in the publishing industry and a collection of wonderful, original publications to our name, we offer self-publishing services under the imprint Preflight Books.

Preflight Books is perfectly positioned to provide established publishers, aspiring authors, self-publishers and corporate clients the services they need to bring their manuscripts to life. We offer editorial services such as editing, proofreading and writing, design services such as layout and illustration, printing and marketing services, workshops and much, much more.


We see a series of modules which come together to create a microsystem which keeps our customers connected to us and our services throughout their writing careers. Through world-class publishing production we will be a one-stop place for not only our publishing clients but for other authors and publishers who in turn will use our excellent production services in the future.


To develop a valuable and effective family of services and platforms which will allow authors, publishers and businesses to reach a global audience. To turn Preflight Books into a life-changing – wealth generating world-class business.

Our Work

We have helped publish hundreds of books in various genres, from poetry to self-help books and children’s literature in between. Our clients are as diverse as the country we live in and every author and their manuscript are unique. We at Preflight Books approach each new project with this in mind.

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Creative child authors at Preflight Books

Creative child authors at Preflight Books

Writing a book and having it published is no easy feat, no matter your age, but these creative child authors from Preflight Books have done just that! "This world is but a canvas for our imagination." - Henry David Thoreau These amazing and creative child authors have...

Tips to Beat Writer’s Block from our Preflight authors

Tips to Beat Writer’s Block from our Preflight authors

At Preflight Books we know that writer’s block can seem like an insurmountable obstacle in your journey to becoming a published author. The best advice comes from those who have overcome this obstacle before. That is why we asked some of our very own Preflight Books authors to share their top tips to beat writer’s block.

Who is Tshepo Baloyi?

Who is Tshepo Baloyi?

Tshepo Baloyi is a 23-year-old female from Pretoria. She has her Bachelor's Degree in Political Science and majored in International Relations from the University of Pretoria. Tshepo has a passion for political and social activism for women's rights and gender...

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