"Nature Lessons is a striking debut. Set against the turbulent backdrop of South Africa, it is both illuminating and absorbing."
--Gail Tsukiyama, author of Dreaming Water
"Lynette Brasfield's Nature Lessons is a joy to read, a compelling story told with an uncompromising eye." --Bret Lott, author of Jewel
"Poignant, funny, and beautifully written." --Mark Mathabane, bestselling author of Kaffir Boy