The main character in the story 'Mna ngokugqibeleleyo' is a messy young boy who has a neat and tidy sister. She is everything that he is not, but their mother loves them both equally. One day the messy child looks in a mirror and is shocked by the monster staring back at him. He decides to mend his grubby ways and clean himself up. With some effort, he manages to become clean but still a little untidy. He decides that his sister may be perfect, but that he is perfectly himself.


Title: Mna ngokugqibeleleyo (Big Book version) Series: LITTLE LIBRARY LIFE SKILLS BIG BOOKS (IsiXhosa)


ISBN: 9780521167000 Author: Martie Preller


Publisher: Cambridge University Press Applicable Grades/


Level: R,1,2,3 Publication


Language: IsiXhosa


Format: Paperback Type: Big Book