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Hardcover, 55 pages
Published January 1st 1989 by Baobab
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OMG!!!!This book was my primary school fave,I read it multiple times.I especially loved the story of old Dembo the dog,the supernatural elements to it were pretty thrilling.
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(b.1947) is a writer from Zimbabwe. His works include short stories and novels in both Shona and English. He also writes poetry, but views it as a "mere finger exercise." He has a wide range, including anti-colonial writings and children's books. While the colonial regime initially banned his work, he now writes about post-colonial oppression as well. The awards he won include the Noma Award in 19 ...more
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