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  • Published 01/06/2008
    ISBN 9781405865869
    This award-winning title provides a moving insight into life and conditions for a black family during Apartheid in South Africa. Thirteen-year-old Naledi’s mother lives and works as a maid in Johannesburg, 300 kilometres away from her home village and her children. When Dineo, Naledi’... Read more
     
    By: Naidoo, Beverley
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    $27.95
  • Published 30/03/2007
    ISBN 9781405838658
    Everyone seems to be leaving the Welsh village of Manod, and now Dylan Hughes is the only boy left in the village. As he worries whether he will ever find anyone to play football with again, his parents struggle to keep their petrol station afloat.   So when the government takes over the ol... Read more
     
    By: Cottrell Boyce, Frank
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    $26.95
  • Published 01/11/2004
    ISBN 9780582848887
    When Adeline Yen Mah’s mother dies giving birth to her, the family rejects Adeline. In this vivid autobiography, the author describes her, life, struggles and how she comes to be accepted by her family at the time of the Cultural Revolution in China. What’s the hook? A fascinatin... Read more
     
    By: Mah Yen, Adeline
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    Book
    $36.95
  • Published 01/06/2001
    ISBN 9780582461475
    “You have defied not the pearl buyers, but the whole structure, the whole way of life, and I am afraid for you.” When Kino discovers a magnificent pearl, he thinks that he has found security and comfort for his wife and son, but envy and greed almost destroy him.
     
    By: Steinbeck
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    Title type
    Book
    $26.95
  • Published 31/08/2000
    ISBN 9780582434462
    "Hooper had known, from the very first moment he had looked into Kingshaw’s face, that it would all be easy, that he would always be able to make him afraid.” This tragic tale of two isolated children explores the nature of cruelty and the power of evil.
     
    By: Hill, Susan
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    Title type
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    $34.95
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