A collection of short stories about South Africa during Apartheid. Set in different eras, from the time Apartheid was first being established to its abolition and the tensions that linger, these stories by renowned South African writer Beverley Naidoo are told from the perspective of people of different backgrounds and race. Accompanied by a timeline describing major events in Apartheid's history, which locates each story in its timeframe.
Level: High school; adult - advanced.
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: 605-0021|
|Publisher: Penguin Books|
|Series: Great South African Children's Books|
|Place of Publication: London, UK|
|Year of Publication: 2001|
|Reader Level: Advanced 2|
|Size: 5 x 7.75 inches, portrait|
|Length: 142 pages|