Ouma’s Autumn
  • Honour listed by the SACBF (South African Children’s Book Forum) 1993

This sad, funny story of a little girl and her Ouma is written around a unique collection of photographs of District Six and Harfield Village. It tells of the removal under the Group Areas Act of families from areas proclaimed ‘white’ by the Nationalist government of South Africa.

Review comments:
"An excellent and evocative of history … full of characters and episodes with plentiful photos"
- Jay Heale, Bookchat
Editions:

PaperbackISBN 1 874915 02 4 55 pages Black and white photos by Don Pinnock Paperback Suitable for children aged 12 – 16