We come in Peace by David Mulwa
We Come in Peace
Then the captain looked at me and said, “Quick!” I looked to my left and saw … a river of blood, my blood! It flowed, washing the deck of the Man-of-War in a crimson tide. Then I lost consciousness. I did not wake up until I found myself here …
Mulwa subverts the story of slave trade as we know it. In this highly gripping read, he weaves a riveting plot that moves back and forth in time-from ancient times to the present-with amazing ease.
StarLit Readers is a new series targeting lower secondary school students. The series is also recommended for other readers looking for hilarious modern stories told in a powerful and highly refreshing fashion. The readers in this series will certainly keep you turning the pages.