When Ndlovu the Elephant Shrew hears some noises in the bushes he runs for his life but he trips over a Thing. This is the beginning of a wild adventure...
The book tells the tale of how a few wild creatures find an unusual home in the bush. They appear one by one and each one begs to hide in the "new home" from the elements... Then the owner shows up... Will they manage to keep the home?
At the end of the book, there are child-friendly facts about each character.
The message of the book is "Let's all live in peace and ubuntu".