One page at a time; here and there! :) The amazing autobiography of Nelson Mandela. It is a long book, but very inspiring. If you feel like you don't really know South African history of apartheid this book is the way to read about it. Mandela's story and his ability to forgive will inspire and amaze.
Mandela and First Wife - Evelyn Mase - One of the most famous couples in African history, the pair were married in February of 1958. Contrary to popular belief, Winnie was not Nelson Mandela’s first wife, nor would she be his last.
Nelson Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. The abridged, children's version of his autobiography plus lesson plans, pre/post reading questions, and additional activities to learn about Nelson Mandela for kids.