Pocket Rainbow by Karen Ess – stories of hope from Johannesburg’s oldest township
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Pocket Rainbow describes the life of orphans and vulnerable children in the township of Alexandra, Johannesburg.

Nothemba is a young girl kicked out of home due to poverty and has to find her own way. Gladys is a young girl who experiences something traumatic after the birth of her child; and Themba is an orphan who solves a mystery along with his friend Elizabeth.

Poignant, poetically descriptive, this book helps you enter the world of Alex, and understand their life, challenges, lives, hopes, dreams and ingenuity. A real testament to the people who endure much.

Categories Fiction South Africa

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