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Torchbearers: Caster, Zulaikha, Saray

ISBN 
9780639606330
Format 
Paperback
Recommended Price 
R125.00
Published 
May 2021
About the book: 
Inspirational women of South Africa
 
Torchbearers; heroic women; inspiring women of South Africa. This amazing series contains the stories of 12 women who deserve to be celebrated; women that will inspire anyone. From well-known women like Thuli Madonsela, Caster Semenya and Vanessa Govender, to more unsung heroes such as Grizelda Grootboom and Suna Venter.
 
With unique, colourful illustrations by Linki Brand, this series is a must have for every young reader. The books can be bought individually or in a beautiful box set that is a wonderful collector’s item.
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About the Author
Wendy Maartens grew up in Worcester and spent her school days in George. She currently lives in Melkbosstrand. Wendy is especially well-known for her amazing ability to blow new life into classic children’s stories, making them accessible and exciting to a new generation of  readers. Previous titles by Wendy include Sprokies en ander gunsteling-stories, Die mooiste dierestories, Eendag op ’n reëndag, Vertel vir my ’n storie, Waarom Kameelperd se nek so lank is en ander dierestories, and Towertapyt.
 
Wendy Maartens het grootgeword op Worcester, waarna sy op George skoolgegaan en gematrikuleer het. Sy woon tans op Melkbosstrand. Wendy is veral bekend vir haar hervertellings waarin sy nuwe lewe lewe in bekende en geliefde verhale blaas en die klassieke stories vir jong lesers toeganklik maak. Sy is die skrywer en samesteller van boeke soos Sprokies en ander gunsteling-stories, Die mooiste dierestories, Eendag op ’n reëndag, Vertel vir my ’n storie, Waarom Kameelperd se nek so lank is en ander dierestories, en Towertapyt.

 

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