An illustrated, beginner level reader in Setswana. Includes a word list.
"Mohumagadi Komane ke morutabana mo motsaneng mongwe. Ka letsatsi le lengwe a etelwa ke monna mongwe. Monna yo o ne a re o mo leretse mpho. Batho botlhe ba ne ba itumetse. Fela dilo ga di jaaka di lebega."
Mrs. Goba is a school teacher in a small village. One day a man comes to see her and says he has a gift for her. Everyone is excited, but everything is not the way it looks. All her years of education do not help Mrs. Goba see through the clever trick played on her by a friendly visitor.
Also available in English (The Gift, 600-0023) and isiXhosa (Isipho, 600-0074).
|Peppercorn Book Number: 600-0607|
|Publisher: ViVa Books|
|Series: New Stories|
|Illustrated: b&w drawings|
|Place of Publication: Johannesburg, South Africa|
|Year of Publication: 1996|
|Size: A5, portrait|
|Length: 18 pages|