The Day Gogo Went to Vote (Paperback)

By Elinor Batezat Sisulu, Eleanor Batezat Sisulu, Sharon Wilson (Illustrator)

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9780316702713, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1999



Illustrated in rich pastels, this child's-eye view of an important milestone in South African history allows young readers to experience every detail of this eventful day.

About the Author

Elinor Sisulu is an author, human rights activist, and political analyst. She has been involved in a long list of initiatives in Zimbabwe, where she was born, South Africa, and other parts of the continent involving democracy, human rights, literacy, and education.

Sharon Wilson is a Bermuda-based artist whose work has been featured at the Bermuda National Gallery as well as the Sharon Wilson Gallery. She also shares her passion with students at the Sharon Wilson School of Art. Her other books for young readers include Freedom's Gifts and The Granddad Tree.