Vendor: Adrienne Mugwanya
A Wheelchair for Francis is a true story of a young Ugandan boy and his desire to have a wheelchair after a sickness leaves him unable to walk. Francis Mugwanya enjoys friends, fruit and football but the opinions of the villagers have made him feel sad and empty. Can he find his true identity? Will he ever be happy?
Covering issues such as disease, disability, discrimination and determination, readers of all ages will empathize with this touching story and delight in the beautiful illustrations.
At the back of the book is a Discussion Guide