Job Maseko was a South African hero who fought in the Second World War. He was sent to North Africa to drive army trucks, but the Germans took him prisoner after a short time. While he was a prisoner of war, Job made many brave decisions and carried out daring, brave acts.
Landscapes of poems is a reader-friendly anthology designed for Grade 12 learners doing English as a Second Additional Language, and is based on the Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement. It provides learners and teachers with insight into our own metaphorical landscape and a better understanding of others.
Chike was keen to visit the River Niger. He requested money from his uncle, who refused. Whilst in Onitsha, he washed cars and got the money. Whilst on the other side, he lost track of time and missed the last boat back. Chike's breathtaking adventures began.
What would have happened if Jimmy had not met the Greenplanet people? Would he have been able to save his mother from Stanley, and his evil plans? Would the school have remained in the iron grip of Mr Snodgrass? Read about the Bubblemen and their spacecraft from Greenplanet.
Cambridge Eleven is a growing series of original literature written principally for 13 to 17 year-old readers. Titles are only published in the language they were originally written in. Cambridge Eleven refers to the eleven official languages of South Africa, and not the number of titles in the series.
New Outridings is a lively, entertaining and challenging selection of contemporary verse, much of it originating from southern Africa and reflecting the experiences of people in our changing society. Support material provides background and assistance to teachers and learners.