A child's eye view of the day - April 27 1994 - when Thembi's 100 year-old grandmother is able to vote for the first time. Even though she has not been out of the house for years, she insists she will vote, even if she has to walk to the polling station. A beautifully produced book, illustrated with rich pastel drawings
Parents' Choice Gold Winner Award.
Also available in Afrikaans, isiXhosa, isiZulu, Setswana, Sepedi and Sesotho, by special order.
Masifunde Sonke (Let Us Read Together) is a project of South Africa Partners. For each copy of this book purchased, they will donate another copy to an under-resourced school in South Africa. For more information: www.sapartners.org.
|Peppercorn Book Number: 605-0014|
|Publisher: Little, Brown & Company|
|Series: Great South African Children's Books|
|Illustrator: Sharon Wilson|
|Illustrated: color drawings|
|Place of Publication: New York, NY|
|Year of Publication: 1996|
|Reader Level: Children|
|Size: 8.5 x 11 inches, portrait|
|Length: 32 pages|