Bongwe is the Chewa (a tribe which lives in the Eastern Province of Zambia and in neighbouring Malawi) name for a Baboon. In African mythology animals have been used to illustrate morality in the form of fables.
In the stories Bongwe is portrayed as a naughty, cunning, crafty and boastful animal. Bongwe lives in the Kingdom of Njase with a multitude of other animals. Read the books and see how Bongwe tries to take advantage of his friends, cheats and is generally very naughty but will he win or will he lose, that you need to read and find out.
- The Adventures of Bongwe – Book 1
Bongwe and the Kingdom / Bongwe and the Harvest
- The Adventures of Bongwe – Book 2
Bongwe the Runner / Bongwe and his Conscience
- The Adventures of Bongwe – Book 3
Bongwe, the Lion and the Hyena / The Return of Bongwe
- The Adventures of Bongwe – Book 4
Bongwe and the Mystic / Bongwe and the Cave
- The Adventures of Bongwe – Book 5
Bongwe and Msandire River I / Bongwe and Msandire River II