The Junior Lifesavers Series is a mark of quality, well-researched stories prepared to help the young primary school child understand the causes, spread and impact of HIV and AIDS.
Kendi and Wambi answers questions some children ask about HIV/AIDS. Wambi’s world is full of unanswered questions: why did his father die? why are his mother AI his sister, Kendi on medication even though they look healthy? But before he can fully comprehend what’s going on, his mother succumbs to AIDS. Wambi and Kendi are taken in by relatives. The good relatives help the orphans understand ways through which HIV is spread, and how it can be prevented. After the new family successfully initiates an HIV/AIDS awareness campaign in the community, Wambi forms a similar project at his new school.
Facts about HIV and AIDS are given at the end of each book. This will help the young reader to make informed choices in life.