The Day Gogo Went to Vote

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When Thembi's family learns that South Africa will hold elections, her 100-year-old grandmother announces that she too will vote now that she has the opportunity. This story of quiet determination pays tribute to the people of South Africa and the privilege of casting a ballot. Pastel sketches convey the joy and warmth of the bond between Thembi and Gogo.

Age Level: 6-9
Publisher: Little, Brown Young Readers
Book Theme: Grandma's Stories