The amazing autobiography of Nelson Mandela. It is a long book, but very inspiring. If you feel like you don't really know South African history of apartheid this book is the way to read about it. Mandela's story and his ability to forgive will inspire and amaze.
No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin,or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate,and if they cna learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more natutally to the human heart than it's opposite- Nelson
Nelson Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. The abridged, children's version of his autobiography plus lesson plans, pre/post reading questions, and additional activities to learn about Nelson Mandela for kids.
Starring Idris Elba and Naomie Harris, MANDELA: LONG WALK TO FREEDOM is based on South African President Nelson Mandela's autobiography, which chronicles his early life, coming of age, education and 27 years in prison before becoming President and working to rebuild the country's once segregated society. (2013)