Twenty Chickens for a Saddle by Robyn Scott audiobook

Twenty Chickens for a Saddle: The Story of an African Childhood

By Robyn Scott
Read by Robyn Scott

Penguin Audio 9781594201592
9.02 Hours Abridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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A glorious new voice on Africa, Robyn Scott's adventures growing up in Botswana in a loving but eccentric family will be one of the season's most talked-about memoirs.

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Summary

Summary

A glorious new voice on Africa, Robyn Scott's adventures growing up in Botswana in a loving but eccentric family will be one of the season's most talked-about memoirs.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Happy stories are hard to tell, but Scott succeeds in this engaging recreation of a child's Botswana, apolitical and Eden-like.” Publishers Weekly
[A] beautiful and loving portrait. The Boston Globe
“A colorful, occasionally shocking fish-out-of-water memoir.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author

Author Bio: Robyn Scott

Author Bio: Robyn Scott

Robyn Scott began her formal education at the age of fourteen, when she started boarding school in Zimbabwe. Moving to New Zealand for her undergraduate degree, she studied bioinformatics at the University of Auckland. In 2004, she was awarded a Gates Scholarship to Cambridge University, where she took an MPhil in Bioscience Enterprise, focused on the pricing of medicines in developing countries. Robyn lives in London, but visits and works regularly in southern Africa.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 9.02
Audience: Adult
Language: English