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Joonie

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Prize winning author Rayda Jacobs has created the character of a lifetime in her heart warming yet tough–as-nails story of Joonie from Grassy Park.

Prize winning author Rayda Jacobs has created the character of a lifetime in her heart warming yet tough-as-nails story of Joonie from Grassy Park. Joonie – her father named her Junaid, a warrior – has her wits about her and sometimes that’s all. In all her travels and travails, in South Africa, America and back again, Joonie’s indomitable spirit will touch you, time and again.

About the Author
Rayda Jacobs is the author of six novels, a travel diary, and two collections of short stories, one of which was published in Canada where she lived for 27 years before returning to Cape Town, the place of her birth, and where she now resides. Her fourth novel Confessions of a Gambler, won the Sunday Times Literary Award for Fiction as well as the Herman Charles Bosman Award in 2004. She has produced and directed four documentaries on culture, identity and religion, as well as her first feature film Confessions of a Gambler. She is in the process of producing and directing her second feature, Crossroads, a multi-plot film with the following tagline: “At a cross road, the decision you make can have consequences.”

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Author: Rayda Jacobs
ISBN: 9781431400997
d-PDF ISBN: 9781431401802 
Size (mm): 212x136mm
Pages: 256pp
format: Paperback
Colour: Black & White
Rights: World
Language: English
Publication Date: 2011-03-10