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Marriage of the Rain Goddess: A South African Myth by Margaret Olivia Wolfson
Published by Barefoot Books, 2001

A winner of the UKRA (United Kingdom Reading Association) Book Award 1997 for its substantial contribution to children’s literacy.

 
Marriage of the Rain Goddess: A South African Myth by Margaret Olivia Wolfson

‘There are many books based on African myths and legends available at the moment but few are as appealing as this one…It is the sort of feel-good story that deserves many readings in the nursery, primary school and at home’ – Montessori Education

‘This handsome version of a Zulu story has to be seen to be believed. Vast pictures conjure up another continent in all its mystery and magic…A worthy winner of the UKRA award…This surely is a book to treasure over time’ – Carousel

‘A hauntingly beautiful retelling of a South African myth about the marriage between heaven and earth, spirit and matter’ – The Asian Times

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