Cover2Cover are the publishers of Tsotsi, which is on the DoE’s National Catalogue as the approved contemporary novel for Home Language Grade 11. This edition has been specially prepared for schools.
Athol Fugard’s only novel, Tsotsi, is a powerful and turbulent story set in the 1950s. A Sophiatown gangster, Tsotsi stalks the streets, leaving pain and terror in his wake. Dangerous and deprived, he treats life as it has always treated him, until a chance encounter brings about a strange redemption.
Title: Tsotsi (educational version)
Author: Athol Fugard
ISBN: 978 0 9946516 4 8
Recommended retail price: R135
Release date: 2015
This edition contains:
• An introduction and activities
• Analysis of the novel
• Sample tasks and exam questions
• Vocabulary and enrichment