The Girl Who Wouldn’t Wear Glasses (Junior African Writers Series Level 1)
Level 1 is for readers who have been studying for three to four years. The content and language have been carefully controlled to increase fluency in reading.
Luama is the princess in the school play. She needs to wear her glasses but doesn’t want to – until she finds out that her handsome prince wears glasses too!
Nola Turkington was brought up in Kwa Zulu, Natal. She worked as a medical and educational administrator in Durban and Grahamstown, and developed a Reading for Pleasure programme for Soweto and other black townships using her own short stories, which were published by 1820 Foundation.
She is now a full-time writer of children's books and has published many titles.
She lives in Tsitsikamma, Grahamstown.