223pp., b/w & colour illus., paperback, Cape Town, 2017
Foreword by Graça Machel.
Thabo Makgoba's autobiography. He grew up in Alexandra township and studied at the University of the Witwatersrand and St Pauls College in Grahamstown. He became Archbishop of Cape Town on 31 December 2007, the youngest person ever to be elected to this position, and ministered to Nelson Mandela in the last few years of his life.
"A riveting account of one young black South African who beat the odds to become head of the Anglican church and courageously holds the government's feet in the fire." Desmond Tutu
"A moving tribute to Madiba whom Archbishop Makgoba celebrates as an exemplar of...faith and courage." Thabo Mbeki