A fourth prophecy, this time involving elephants, comes true for eleven-year-old Martine, an orphaned South African girl with mystical healing powers over animals, when she and her grandmother are faced with losing the Sawubona Game Reserve...
"African American teenager Starr is doing a great job juggling her different worlds of home and school, until the day her friend is killed by a white policeman. Suddenly her worlds collide in ways she doesn't believe."
"There's a lot of buzz around this, but don't let it sway you from reading about Starr. While the pop-cultural references could quickly date this, the subject matter and storytelling will keep this book relevant for a long time. Starr is funny, in..."