Lucas Radebe : The Chief
Khwezi's hero is Lucas Radebe. She collects photos and news clippings of him and puts them all in her scrapbook. After her uncle buys her a computer Khwezi uses the internet to fi nd out more about Lucas's life, and what made him into a true South African hero. She reads about how his family sent him away to Bophuthatswana in order to protect him from the violence in Soweto and how, after being injured after a random shooting, he moved to England and became one of the greatest players to ever play for Leeds United Football Club.
- Electronic book text | 23 pages
- 01 Oct 2012
- Penguin Books (SA) (Pty) Ltd
- The Penguin Group (SA) (Pty) Ltd
- Parklands, South Africa
About Lesley Beake
Lesley Beake has been involved with writing and editing children's stories for twenty years now and has published nearly seventy books. Her books have been translated into numerous languages worldwide and in Africa, and she has received many awards for her books.