The life story of Tandie Klaasen, a well known South African jazz singer. Born in 1931, she sang and danced her way through the years until by the 1970s Tandie had struggled to the top. She had been a gangster’s girlfriend, a domestic worker, and a stage actress, but now she was a star. Then something happened that changed Tandie’s whole life. Read about Tandie’s life of bad luck, how she picked herself up and carried on and how her life of troubles led her to sing the blues.
Illustrated with black and white photos. Includes a word list.
|Peppercorn Book Number: 600-0014|
|Publisher: ViVa Books|
|Series: Life Stories Series|
|Illustrator: Lois Head|
|Illustrated: b&w drawings and photos|
|Place of Publication: Johannesburg, South Africa|
|Year of Publication: 1995|
|Reader Level: Advanced 1|
|Size: A5, portrait|
|Length: 84 pages|