The Adventures of Thandie the Tandem
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When Timmy receives a letter from his Uncle Max asking him to come to Africa to help him protect the elephants from poachers, he jumps at the chance to leave London and have an adventure. Max sends Thandie the Tandem to help Timmy reach him in Kenya. But will a boy and a tandem bicycle find their way safely through the different countries, even through the desert? And will they be able to save the elephants from the evil Mr Kubwa? 'A delightful tale of adventure, Africa and saving the elephants, all by bicycle - and raising money for excellent causes. Kids of all ages are going to love it. 'Robert Penn, bestselling author of It’s All About the Bike
Timmy and Thandie’s adventures are based on real experiences. Thandie (pronounced Tandy) is short for Thandiwe which means ‘Beloved’ in several Southern African languages. She is a real tandem bicycle which Stuart has cycled through more than 30 countries giving lifts to at hundreds of people. Stuart and Claire have joined forces with illustrator Tim, another teacher and tandem cyclist, for this book. There are many more stories to tell and so look out for more Thandie the Tandem books coming soon.