Books set in Swaziland (2)


Weeding the Flowerbeds by Sarah Mkhonza EN

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Country: Africa / Eswatini flag Swaziland
Recommended: 03 May 2022


When the Ground Is Hard by Malla Nunn EN

Rating: 3     1 Vote
Country: Africa / Eswatini flag Swaziland
Edgar Award nominee stuns in this heartrending tale set in a Swaziland boarding school where two girls of different castes bond over a shared copy of Jane Eyre. Adele Joubert loves being one of the popular girls at Keziah Christian Academy. She knows the upcoming semester at school is going to be great with her best friend Delia at her side. Then Delia dumps her for a new girl with more money, and Adele is forced to share a room with Lottie, the school pariah, who doesn't pray and defies teachers' orders. But as they share a copy of Jane Eyre, Lottie's gruff exterior and honesty grow on Adele,... continue
Recommended: 20 Sep 2022

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