The Emergency Bouzouki Player

ebp2The Emergency Bouzouki Player by Andrew Brel
The authors account of conscription in the South Africa’s Apartheid War during the height of the 33 year ‘Border War’ 1979 – 1980.  Two years at war with the South African Army by an unwilling conscript.

“I recommend this book as a must read, particularly for South Africans.  Of that lost generation, there are still many today who look back on their time in the South African army with pride and fondness. It is exactly this lack of introspection and narrow minded self preservation of these people that give this book its historic validity. It is also inconceivable to me that this book has not become a standard piece of literature in the South African school classroom. Perhaps this only serves to show plainly how far South Africa still has to go.”  Laurence Gien

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One Day in Paris

One Day in Paris, a novel by Andrew Brel One adrenaline charged  roller-coaster year in the life of former soldier Dan Blake.  An action thriller with guns and romance and killing for Islam and the Vatican for the elite shareholders in war profits.

The day after I finished reading this book about a terrorist attack on Paris, the story came true. I couldn’t help wondering if the terrorists or the city’s defenders had studied the book carefully. A fast paced story of a professional military killer carefully planning a massive execution of innocent people, without moral qualms, supposedly for religious but actually for financial motivation.” Dr. Mark Zetin

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Nolan Cash Bowling Green

NolanCash copy My first authorized biography. And the first release from my ten year project ‘Short stories by Andrew Brel.’

This is the true story of Nolan Cash. Whose 1957 song Bowling Green exposed the worst racially motivated massacre of the fifties, before Nolan, like the story of Bowling Green, was silenced.  33 years in Fulsom prison. Here at last is the whole story.

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 “I grew up in Kingsland in the fifties and I remember clear as yesterday the events at the gas station. And that poor mixed race boy. I never knew what happened to him until now. Happy to say the “Man in Black” is as good as we know he was. An American institution.

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Krishna vardu Ghan: And the keys to conduct

Screen Shot 2018-12-18 at 4.25.34 PM (2)Based on ‘The Keys of Conduct, Teachings of Krishna vardu Ghan‘ by Sucheta Gupta.

Translated from the original words of the Ghan presented in the course of his one-on-one audience with seekers who, without exception enjoyed exclusive audience opportuned to articulate their conundrum in one uninterrupted flow within the inspirational cocoon of light surrounding the Ghan beneath the big tree.
There would be no question-and-answer in this process. The seeker is allowed to tell their story. To present their conundrum. The Ghan contemplates, briefly, before manifesting his conclusion for the highest good. In one sentence, of varying length.
Every one of the Ghan’s replies, now known as ‘The Keys of Conduct’ follows a single individual’s narrative and was delivered almost directly following the last word.
Of the seekers who had audience with the Ghan, 51% were women. 46% men, and 3% transgender.
These statistics along with the ‘Codes of Conduct’ were recorded by Sucheta Gupta contemporaneously over a twenty-year period, since the onset of the Ghan’s awareness following the ‘night of the holy light’ at age seven, in 1867, until his ascension at age 27.
The language spoken by the Ghan throughout his audience on Earth was Malayalam. A Dravidian language spoken in the Indian state of Kerala, one of 22 scheduled languages of India.
Sucheta Gupta was fluent in Malayalam and English and although the original notes were written in Malayalam, the book by Sucheta Gupta, ‘The Codes of conduct, teachings of Krishna vardu Ghan’, was written entirely in English.
Let there be peace on earth and let it start with you.
With thanks to Angelos Gupta. The first channel of Krishna vardu Ghan, for the opportunity to share the work of this chohan of the eighth ray. Ready to shine his light on our darkened earth.

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dianesutton Diane Sutton and the hanging judge. A short story by Andrew Brel
Published July 2019.

Diane Sutton is a former model and beauty queen. Her parents both die in a vehicular accident, leaving her as a wealthy heiress aged 18. Three years later she meets Dan Cotes, a divorce lawyer, 14 years her senior. They fall in love, marry and have a child together. For four years Diane raises her son, Dylan, in what appears to be a perfectly happy home. And then one day, fathers day 2013, their lives change irrevocably. Family-court decides Dyan’s future.

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blakekindcover  BLAKE SHERMAN’S AR-15
A love story. Uniquely American. About a boy and his first great love.

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ebpcoverAndrew Brel’s first book The Emergency Bouzouki Player was published in 2011 and is a first-hand account of conscription in South Africa’s Apartheid army.
An anti war polemic underpinned by dark humor.


One Day in Paris.   His second book ‘One Day in Paris’ is a novel being one year in the life of former British Army officer, Dan Blake.
An action thriller with love and guns and high-tech weaponry generating billions in trade deals.


Andrew Brel has several short stories published including:


NolanCash copyNolan Cash. Bowling Green. 
The authorized biography of Nolan Cash and the story of Bowling Green.

Screen Shot 2018-12-18 at 4.25.34 PM (2)Krishna Vardu Ghan and the Keys for Conduct.
A self-help guidance book. With meditation art guidance.

dianesuttonDiane Sutton and the hanging judge
based on real events in the world of British family-law.

blakekindcoverBlake Sherman’s AR-15
A coming of age love story
about gun-law in the USA.

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