Halala Winner! (Sesotho and English)

Written by: The Jabulani Kunye team
ISBN: 978-1-928466-12-3

Halala Winner! is a comic story told in Sesotho and English. It’s the first in a collection of stories, called ‘My world, My words’. These stories have cartoon illustrations and use a mix of South African languages to tell local and exciting stories.

Sibulele is new at Jabulani Junior School. There he meets the Cool Girls and Funky Boys who call him a ‘loser’. Luckily he has friends who stick up for him: Anele, a classmate, and Mr Dube who sells fruit at the taxi rank. And when his class goes on a school outing, and danger threatens, Sibulele learns that winning can happen in all sorts of ways …

The Jabulani Kunye team includes Xolisa Guzula, illustrator Brandan Reynolds, Dorothy Dyer and Ros Haden


Book Categories: Anthologies, Cover2Cover
Book Type: Novel, Short story anthology
Book Size: 210mm x 146mm
Language: Sesotho, English
Number of Pages: 45 pages (black and white illustrations)
Year of Publication: 2019
RRP: R85
ISBN: 978-1-928466-12-3