Thandiwe's spirit and the river

Stephen Alumenda



When Thandiwe, Akedu's best friend, drowns, he feels a great emptiness enter his life. But slowly in a simple, unclouded way, and with the help of his teacher, he grows to accept death and with acceptance comes adventure. The story tells how a sensitive, caring young boy becomes the village hero.


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Stephen Alumenda was a prolific children's writer from Zimbabwe. He died in a car accident in 2004 aged 38.