A novel, in 14 chapters set in Zimbabwe. "When Lomu goes up Mount Inyangani to look for a missing English girl he has no idea that he is about to become the unwitting hero in an impossible quest. This is a story about the selfless courage of a young man unafraid of an angry mountain."
Shortlisted for a Children's Literature Award in the Macmillan Writer's Prize for Africa, 2002.
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: 605-0029|
|Series: Great South African Children's Books|
|Place of Publication: Oxford, UK|
|Year of Publication: 2003|
|Reader Level: Advanced 2|
|Size: 5 x7.75 inches, portrait|
|Length: 70 pages|