The oldest boy is reading Cry, the Beloved Country. Here’s a set of questions from if you want to go that route. I’ve watched the movie and highly recommend for late teens to adults.

The younger ones are reading Nelson Mandela’s Favorite African Folktales and Nelson Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.

For dessert tonight — melktert!! Made with homemade buttermilk from my cultured butter experiment the other day. It should work, given that it’s apparently very similar to buttermilk pie.