“A jolly good book, whereon to look, is better to me than gold”

Thobile’s Dream

Thobile’s Dream


Thobile’s Dream

By Patricia Schonstein Pinnock
  • – Illustrated by Lyn Stonestreet
  • – Read-to-me: Age 3-5
  • – I can read myself: Age 4-7
  • Selected for inclusion in Bookchat’s list of Southern African Children’s Books of the Year

This is the enchanting story of a young man called Thobile who lives a very ordinary life in London. Through his dreams, he realizes that he needs an adventure and that the animals of Africa are calling him back there to his ancestral home.

“An enchanting story”

~ Living & Loving

“A beautiful story!”

~ Anne Irwin, Centre for Social Development, Rhodes University

A well-crafted text, arousing imaginative interest on a fantasy level”

~ Diane Stewart, Weekly Mail

Additional information

Weight 150 g
Dimensions 29.6 x 21 x 0.4 cm

0 620 14772 5




Full colour paperback


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