This gripping love story for teen readers is set in South Africa in 1976. Written from the points of view of four young people living in Johannesburg and its black township, this book explores the roots of the Soweto Uprising and the edifice of Apartheid in a South Africa about to explode.
When the two very different friends head out for a day of fishing, Ukaliq can barely wait to get his line in the water, but his eagerness to catch a fish may just leave him empty handed in the end
In this book, kids will learn how Muskoxen raise their babies, what they eat and how they forage, where they can be found, and other interesting information, like the many fascinating adaptations they exhibit that allow them to live in colder habitats than most other animals!
As Owl blocks the entrance to a lemming den, he’s sure he’ll have a tasty meal in the little animal. But this smart rodent will appeal to the boastful owl's sense of pride to get away.