Grandad Mandela

Do you ever ask your parents or grandparents to tell you the story of their lives? Well, imagine if your grandad was Nelson Mandela. Wouldn’t he have an incredible story to tell! In this unique picture book, two great-grandchildren of this global icon ask their grandmother, his daughter, to tell them about her dad. They learn that he was a global icon of equality and forgiveness, who spent 27 years in prison. They explore his role as a freedom fighter who put down his weapons for the sake of peace. They find out how he became President of South Africa, celebrated as the Father of the Nation. Best of all, they learn how they can carry on his legacy today…

  • A powerful and moving look at Mandela and his legacy
  • Authored by Mandela’s great-grandchildren and daughter
  • Told in a picture book style perfect for younger children
  • Explores Nelson Mandela’s achievements and legacy

“Beautiful and inspiring… A gorgeous and personal tribute to Mandela’s legacy.” Kirkus

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