Meet Tokozile N. Ngwenya, author of Bedtime Stories From the Kafue National Park. her passion for creating enchanting children’s books is inspired by the natural wonders of Zambia’s
Meet Tokozile N. Ngwenya, author of Bedtime Stories From the Kafue National Park. her passion for creating enchanting children’s books is inspired by the natural wonders of Zambia’s national parks in Southern Africa. Her writing is a delightful blend of heart warming narratives and engaging tales, carefully designed to impart invaluable life lessons to young readers.
Through her stories, Tokozile gently guides children on a journey of discovery, emphasizing the importance of respect, friendship, and profound strength that comes from unity. Her writing is not only a source of entertainment but also a source of wisdom for young minds as they navigate the challenges of their world.
Tokozile’s commitment to preserving local culture shines through her use of indigenous names, animals, and the rich context of Zambia, adding depth and authenticity to her storytelling. Some of her unforgettable characters include Masiye the elephant, Mabvuto the hippopotamus, Jumbani the snake, and Ganizani the Cheetah, with many more exciting adventures on the horizon.
Her remarkable work has garnered recognition in media outlets such as PBS NewsHour, Nextbillion, and Nkwazi Magazine. Bring your children to join Tokozile on a literally journey that combines the magic of nature, the warmth of culture, and the timeless wisdom of storytelling.
Registration fee: K100 per child
The book will be available for purchase at only ZWM150.
(Saturday) 11:00 am – 12:00 pm