Mmudubudu

Mmudubudu

by Kabelo Duncan Kgatea

NOOK Book(eBook)

$9.49 $11.00 Save 14% Current price is $9.49, Original price is $11. You Save 14%.
Available on Compatible NOOK Devices and the free NOOK Apps.
Want a NOOK ? Explore Now

Overview

Mmudubudu by Kabelo Duncan Kgatea

An unlikely friendship exists between two high school boys in Rustenburg: Rapula and Attie. They are in Matric and dream of becoming professional sportsmen in rugby and soccer. The events take place while the FIFA World Cup is held in South Africa and the narrative covers a number of social aspects in South Africa: disrupted families, discrepancy between rich and poor, tolerance/intolerance in mixed communities, and the effects of unemployment. Winner of a Sanlam Prize for Youth Literature (Sotho languages) 2011.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780624050803
Publisher: Tafelberg
Publication date: 10/20/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 96
File size: 772 KB
Age Range: 14 - 18 Years

About the Author

Kabelo Kgatea is the author of five novels for young people: Njeng manong fa ke sule! (2000), Leba seipone (2002), Ntshware ka letsogo (2005) and Monwana wa bosupa in 2008. In 2011 Kgatea won the K Sello Duiker award for Monwana wa bosupa. He completed his diploma in Business Communications with the correspondence college Standford in 2001 as well as a diploma in Journalism and Media Studies at INTEC correspondence college. He is married to Sechongwang and they have two children. They live in Rustenburg. Gold Winner: Sanlam Prize for Youth Literature 2011.

Read an Excerpt

An unlikely friendship exists between two high school boys in Rustenburg: Rapula and Attie. They are in Matric and dream of becoming professional sportsmen in rugby and soccer. The events take place while the FIFA World Cup is held in South Africa and the narrative covers a number of social aspects in South Africa: disrupted families, discrepancy between rich and poor, tolerance/intolerance in mixed communities, and the effects of unemployment. Winner of a Sanlam Prize for Youth Literature (Sotho languages) 2011.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews