The Goat Herder

At 15, Zulu boy Nathi finds a photograph under the sand in his village. It is of a young white couple. He is captivated by the beauty of the woman in the photograph and believes this is a sign from the ancestors. Later, he goes to seek work in the city and finds a job as a gardener. When he sees his employer's daughter he is dumbfounded. She looks exactly like the woman in the photograph.

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About Stewart Ronen

Stewart Ronen was born and raised in Johannesburg and went to school in Israel. He lived in The Netherlands for 17 years and now resides in Cape Town. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Linguistics and Hebrew Literature and a Master’s degree in Russian Literature. (University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg). The Goat Herder is his first novel.


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A Zulu herd boy finds an old photograph in his village and is fascinated by the white girl pictured in the photograph. Later, he leaves his village and finds work as a gardener for a well-to-do Jewish family in Durban and falls in love with his employer's daughter, who strangely resembles the girl in the photograph.


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