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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 10 days 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 5 months ago by Joyce Van Vorst
An absolutely magical tale that touches on innumerable lessons about family, culture, feminism, and history.Published 9 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 12 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 13 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 14 months ago by Jswim