The blacksmith and the dragonfly | Children & Youth
Riana Louw , Charles Siboto , Christelle Lambrechts (illus.)
Human & Rousseau
Ndiliswa dreams of becoming the commander of the royal army. But she is the poor daughter of a blacksmith, who makes spears just to get by. Prince Siyabulela has never been a warrior like his younger brother. He’s transformed into a dragonfly by a wicked spell and barely escapes with his life. Can Ndiliswa defeat the evil forces to save the prince?