A beautifully written tale of hope against all odds, the book follows the adventures of Pelé, a poor township boy who dreams of watching his soccer hero, Sibusiso Zuma, in action for Bafana Bafana ... - Zoubair Ayoob
upbeat and magical book. Follow the adventures of Pelé, a village dreamer from the Eastern Cape ... to see his Bafana Bafana heroes play live. - Anderson Tepper
A magical fable. Troy Blacklaws effortlessly conjures up the sights, sounds and rhythms of the South African landscape. - Vikas Swarup, author of Slumdog Millionaire
This moving tale blends African village life, township dangers, and Nelson Mandela's brave story with an assortment of helpful wildlife to a conclusion where the beautiful game really is beautiful. Tony Wheeler, Lonely Planet guru
About the Author
Troy Blacklaws is the author of Blood Orange and Karoo Boy. Andrew Stooke is an illustrator.