Miki and the Cricket Bat by Malla Duncan
Series: Miki, Book I.
Approx. 11,340 words.
Published on June 8, 2011.
A fun family story set in Cape Town and suitable for African and all readers aged 9 – 14. When Miki borrows an old cricket bat, he hopes it might turn out to be a ‘magic’ bat. Unfortunately, after the embarrassing interference of his family, it seems that the bat will ruin his cricketing dreams. But Miki has no idea that the bat will eventually bring him luck in ways he can’t imagine.