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Chanda's secrets.

Subjects: AIDS (Disease) -- South Africa -- Fiction; Teenagers -- South Africa -- FictionSouth Africa -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Chandra Kabelo, a sixteen-year-old in a small South African town, faces down shame and stigma in her efforts to help ...

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The grass is singing.

Subjects: Farm life -- South Africa -- Fiction; Women -- South Africa -- FictionSouth Africa -- Race relations -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Mary Turner, the bored and frustrated wife of an unsuccessful farmer in white-ruled South Africa, sets ...

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The rights of desire.

Subjects: Man-woman relationship -- Fiction; Violence -- South Africa -- Fiction; FictionSouth Africa -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Ruben Olivier leads an isolated existence in a Cape Town suburb, but when the threat of violence looms over the town, he agrees to ...

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Disgrace.

Subjects: Father-daughter relationship -- Fiction; Veterinarians -- Fiction; Farm life -- South Africa -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Fifty-two-year-old David Lurie, having lost his job and the respect of his friends and ex-wife after an affair with one of his students, retreats ...

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The evolving depiction of Indians in South Africa fiction.

  • Source: Quarterly Bulletin of the South African Library; Sep96, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p24, 11p

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The power of one.

Subjects: Self-confidence -- Fiction; Conduct of life -- Fiction; World War, 1939-1945 -- South Africa -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Story of Peekay, an English boy, living in South Africa during World War II whose dream ...

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Crocodile burning.

Subjects: Theater -- Fiction; African Americans -- South Africa -- FictionSouth Africa -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Hoping to earn the money to get his brother out of prison, Seraki joins the cast of a musical written to express rage at ...

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Cry, the beloved country.

Subjects: Blacks -- South Africa -- FictionSouth Africa -- Race relations -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Accused of murdering a white man, a young black South African turns to his minister father and a white attorney ...

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Stark view of a bleak South Africa; FICTION

  • Authors : By:REVIEW BY ANNE SUSSKIND

  • Source: Sydney Morning Herald, The (Australia), March 14, 2015 Spectrum First, p. 30 3pp

  • Abstract: Wolf Wolf EBEN VENTER SCRIBE, $29.99 Eben Venter's Wolf Wolf is a wild ride of hope and resentment, translated from the Afrikaans by Michiel Heyns, himself ...

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Quiet brilliance; A fierce, intense novel set in the new South Africa; Fiction

  • Authors : By:LUCY ATKINS

  • Source: Sunday Times, The (London, England), March 18, 2012 Features 01, p. 50 3pp

  • Abstract: NO TIME LIKE THE PRESENT by NADINE GORDIMER Bloomsbury £18.99 ebook £18.99 pp421 For the first 80 pages or so this novel is daunting. The syntax is layered ...

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