The tale of Little Mikey, a young boy who must take to the South African road with only his thumb as a guide.
Author and actor (Tomb Raider, Resident Evil, Redeeming Love) Milton Schorr's second novel, A Man Of The Road, tells the story of Little Mikey, a young boy from the mythical West Coast town of Freeburg, who must one day set out on an epic cross-country hitch-hiking journey to Africa's greatest city: Goldtown.
On his dangerous way he encounters characters from all sections of South Afr
This is a sensitive, faithful, amusing account of the unique experiences of a Free State farming family during the Anglo-Boer War. From the author's mother being mistaken for an English lady by a British officer, to his own imprisonment as a thirteen-year-old at Green Point POW camp.
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