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Karoo Boy
Karoo Boy
Author: Troy Blacklaws
ISBN-13: 9780156030656
ISBN-10: 0156030659
Publication Date: 9/5/2005
Pages: 208
Reading Level: Young Adult
Rating:
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Publisher: Harvest Books
Book Type: Paperback
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"Blazing with color and light, Karoo Boy offers a sensuous and lyrical evocation of South Africa that leaves a lasting impression and untimately ends on a note of hope....Against the backdrop of the bitter conflict of 1970s South Africa, Douglas develops a clearer insight into himself and his place in the world, a world where dreams and reality meet in a surprising twist."
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A coming of age story about a South African boy who moves from Cape Town to the edge of the desert following a series of family disasters.