An illustrated, advanced level reader in isiNdebele.
"Ujamengaye kwakuyikosi yesitjhaba sakwaMphalali. Ubukhosi lobu wabutjhiyelwa nguyise uKhuzwako Mahlangu. Emlandwini othileko, wagweba indoda nomntwanayo iinkomo eentathu ngoba indodakazi yendoda le, ingazange ihloniphe uSosokanayo ngokumembathela umtshurhwana njengesiko lesiNdebele. Lokho kwenza bonyana abomma boke beSewula Afrika banghonghoyile kwamambala, benghonghoyilela isigwebeso."
"In Ndebele custom a man cannot be in the same room as his daughter-in-law. Chief Jamengaye insists on enforcing the custom without favour. One day he must urgently donate a kidney to save his brother's life. But when he finds out that the only doctor who can operate is his daughter-in-law, he is forced to rethink his ideas."
Only available in isiNdebele.
|Peppercorn Book Number: 600-0303|
|Publisher: ViVa Books|
|Illustrated: b&w drawings|
|Place of Publication: Johannesburg, South Africa|
|Year of Publication: 1997|
|Size: A5 portrait|
|Length: 80 pages|