Jessicah the Mountain Slayer

Jessicah the Mountain Slayer

by Patricia Farrell




After losing her mother, Jessicah leaves for Nairobi in search of a father she has never known. In the city, she encounters Granny Zippo, a woman full of wisdom and friend to children who survive by living off a garbage dump. Jessicah joins in their adventures; and through her experiences, the author transits sad experiences with sensitivity. 1996 Zimbabwe Book Publishers' Association Literary Awards second prize Best Children's category.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781779010957
Publisher: African Books Collective Limited
Publication date: 01/28/1997
Pages: 100
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 5.50(h) x 0.21(d)
Age Range: 4 - 12 Years

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