NELSON by Nansubuga Nagadya Isdahl
Freedom fighter. International hero. Renowned President of South Africa. But even before he became a household name, Nelson Mandela lived a fascinating life: he didn't wear shoes until he was 16, he was arrested for travelling on a tram and he shocked a court with a pair of ladies' underwear. Meet the young man who grew up to become an inspiration for so many - get to know Nelson on first name terms.
Meet Nelson Mandela, the world's most famous freedom fighter, who went from wanted terrorist to international hero and President of South Africa, thanks to 27 years in jail!
Find out: why he didn't use a toothbrush until he was 21; why he was arrested for travelling on a tram and why one of his prison cells came with a servant and a pool!