The Zebra Crossings by Tsitsi Tsopotsa
Approx. 91,050 words.
Published on December 2, 2012.
In the 1970s, somewhere in the rural area of Eastern Zimbabwe(Rhodesia),a young man and woman fall in love. An unremarkable occurrence one might think - except that Rob Du Toit is of white affluent stock, and Rudo derives from a struggling black family. They are living in a country in transition, but that fact does little to help their cause.