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This is a very interesting story following the life of a young girl in Africa. The story starts with Nhamo living with her maternal grandmother, aunts and uncles. Read morePublished 1 month ago by maya
My grandchildren, 10 and 12, hung on every word as we read this book out loud. Such an insightful book into the spirituality of a primitive society, and the strength and bravery... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Joyce Van Vorst
An absolutely magical tale that touches on innumerable lessons about family, culture, feminism, and history.Published 11 months ago by Kindle Customer
I picked up this book when I was 12 years old 15 years ago. I had thought it would have been a decent book to read because it had received a Newberry Award. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Christine Marr
This is a great book, especially for tween girls in America. It is a fiction of course, but it will help you understand some of the struggles that young girls face growing up in... Read morePublished 15 months ago by HB
I bought this book for a friend after I read a copy I borrowed from the library. This is a great story and, although I have spent a lot of time in Mozambique, I learned a lot... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Jswim