An illustrated, beginner level reader in isiXhosa. Includes a word list.
"UNksk Goba ngutitshalakazi kwilalana encini. Ngenye imini kufika ndoda ithile ize kumbona. Ithi inesipho emphathele sona. Wonke umntu uyavuya. Kodwa ke yonke into ayinjengokuba kukhangeleka injalo."
"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 Setswana (Mpho, 600-0073).
|Peppercorn Book Number: 600-0854|
|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|