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Tokoloshi

African folktales retold

by Diana Pitcher

  • 317 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Tricycle Press in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Bantu-speaking peoples -- Folklore.,
    • Tales -- Africa.,
    • Bantu-speaking peoples -- Folklore.,
    • Folklore -- Africa.

    • About the Edition

      Presents retellings of seventeen African folktales, most of which are Bantu tales of southern and central Africa set against a background of Zulu family life and customs.

      Edition Notes

      StatementDiana Pitcher ; illustrated by Meg Rutherford.
      ContributionsPitcher, Meg, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.P67 To 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1416688M
      ISBN 101883672031
      LC Control Number93026253

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Taming the Tokolosh: Through Fear into Healing - A Trauma Survivor’s True Story - Kindle edition by Bass, Mandy. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Taming the Tokolosh: Through Fear into Healing - A Trauma Survivor’s True Story/5(36).

Her first novel, Tokoloshi book Squash Tokoloshe (Pan Macmillan), was shortlisted for The Whitbread First Tokoloshi book Award and The John Llewellyn Rhys Prize, and longlisted for the IMPAC award.

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Traditional magic and superstition have always formed an integral p /5(3). The tokoloshe is a familiar figure in many African cultures, and these stories have now been captured in a book entitled Tales Of The Tokoloshe, by Pieter Scholtz.

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The book still stands very much on its own and the chief reason for that is because it is thoroughly South African, both in context and essence.

The subversion of the age-old role of the Tokoloshe from a malicious, spiteful beast into that of a misunderstood, sentient creature is brilliant, since it represents a type of transformation, if you will.5/5(2). Tokoloshe Song. When Richard Nevis quit the rat race, being pursued to the Owl House in Nieu Bethesda by an assassin with a books fetish was not what he had in mind.

The trouble started while Richard was volunteering at a shelter for mistreated tokoloshes. There he befriended Lun, one of these often misunderstood creatures/5. John Theodore Kongos (born 6 August ) is a South African singer and songwriter.

He is best known for his top 10 hit single, "He's Gonna Step on You Again", on which 90's band Happy Mondays based their hit "Step On". Kongos's other big hit was "Tokoloshe Man", which features on the TV show Life On Mars and the CD soundtrack.

The mythical Southern African creature, the Tokoloshe is a dwarf-like, mischievous and evil spirit can make itself invisible by swallowing a pebble.

Tokoloshes are called upon to cause trouble for others. Its power extends from scaring children to causing illness and even death to its target. Only the N’anga (witch doctor) has the power to. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Tokoloshe by Andy Lang at Barnes & Noble.

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Contact Ralph Kirsten. Email: [email protected] Phone: +27 71 Address: 11 Tern Street, Port Alfred,Eastern Cape, South Africa. My children’s book reintroduces the tokoloshe to the new generation. It is about a boy called Tafi, and his interaction with a tokoloshe as he tries to figure out whether it is real or not.

I chose characters that African children can identify with because I wanted them to see themselves in : Ayanda Sithole. Get this from a library! Tokoloshi: African folk-tales.

[Diana Pitcher; Meg Rutherford] -- Presents retellings of seventeen African folktales, most of which are Bantu tales of southern and central Africa set against a background of Zulu family life and customs.Tokoloshi: African Folktales Retold by Diana Pitcher (, Paperback, Reprint).REMEDIES Phumlani S Langa speaks with a sangoma and gains a few pointers to get rid of a tokoloshe.

I have been fascinated by the myth of the tokoloshe ever since I was a kid. I first heard of.