Power of One

Power of One

Audiobook CD - 2007
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Bryce Courtenay's classic best-selling story of the triumph of the human spirit, specially adapted for young readers.

KOALA & WAYBRA Award Winner.

Born in a South Africa divided by racism and hatred, little six-year-old Peekay learns that small can beat big. Armed with this knowledge, he resolves to take on the injustices of his country, and sets his heart on becoming the welterweight champion of the world. Peekay starts to take boxing lessons, makes new friends, collects cacti and plays the piano. Above all, he learns to think with his head and then with his heart. Peekay discovers that nothing can defeat the determination to be true to yourself: this is the power of one.

Publisher: 2007, p2003
Edition: Young readers' ed
ISBN: 9781740939317
Branch Call Number: YAB COUR
Characteristics: 8 sound discs (9 hr. 15 min.)
Additional Contributors: Bower, Humphrey

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Jun 04, 2013

I did not want this to end!!! Not only was the writing wonderful, but the reading was fabulous!! I want all of Mr Courtenay's books on tape! I will also look up any other books Humphrey Bower has narrated.

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