SA girl’s book makes world history
Michelle Nkamankeng is the youngest author to make it in top 10 youngest writers in the world.
JOHANNESBURG - Seven-year-old Michelle Nkamankeng has made history by being the youngest author from the African continent to make it in the top 10 youngest writers in the world.
Nkamankeng's held her first book launch for her novel titled Waiting for the Waves last night at the Wits University's education campus in Parktown.
This book is the first part of a four series.
She gave Eyewitness News a synopsis of her book.
"A little girl called Titi and her family lived far away from the beach. One day they went to the beach but she was afraid of the waves and her family helped her to conquer her fear."