by John Steptoe - £6.99 Puffin (1997)
paperback ISBN 13: 9780140559460 | ISBN 10: 0140559469
Mufaro's two daughters react in different ways to the King's search for a wife - one is aggressive and selfish, the other kind and dignified. The king disguises himself to learn the true nature of both the girls and chooses Nyasha, the kind and generous daughter, to be the queen.
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