Leopard - This killed Nhamo's mother and is also a totem of Nhamo's family and of her father.
Crocodile Guts' boat - This is what Nhamo uses to escape her home before her forced marriage.
Nhamo's village - This is what Nhamo left when nobody cared for her but her grandmother.
The trading post - Here Nhamo discovers a bit of the world outside of her home.
The river - This is like a clever trickster, keeping Nhamo from reaching her father's family in the soonest possible way.
The small island - Food grows in abundance here and helps Nhamo stave off starvation.
The big island - Here, Nhamo learns that she is self-sufficient but she needs a community to take care of her emotional needs.
Efifi - Here, Nhamo finds the odd assortment of people who become her true family.
Zimbabwe - This is the ancestral...
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