An illustrated, intermediate level reader adapted by Chris van Wyk. Includes a word list.
"I completed secondary school in Lusaka, Zambia. I needed money badly. There were so many nice clothes I wanted to buy. One day I decided to sell fish to earn money. My plan was to buy fish in Luangwa and sell it in Lusaka. In Luangwa I fell in love with Rose."
A story, about a 16 year old boy and his need to earn money and gain independence. It opens our eyes about people and lets us laugh about life. Winner of the Shiva Naipaul Memorial Prize in 1988.
|Peppercorn Book Number: 600-0006|
|Publisher: ViVa Books|
|Series: New Stories|
|Illustrator: Carole Howes|
|Illustrated: b&w drawings|
|Place of Publication: Johannesburg, South Africa|
|Year of Publication: 1993|
|Reader Level: Intermediate|
|Size: A5, portrait|
|Length: 44 pages|