Anita And Me

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Flamingo, Apr 1, 1997 - Fiction - 328 pages
19 Reviews
The story of nine-year-old Meena, the daughter of the only Punjabi family in the Midlands' mining village of Tollington. The novel provides a vision of British childhood in the 1960s, a childhood caught between two cultures, each on the brink of enormous change.

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User Review  - Lucie Novak - Goodreads

This was such a great book. Funny, moving. It is about racism, integration, social problems, family pressure. American readers might find the slang challenging. Read full review

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User Review  - Maureen - Goodreads

I love this book so much. My favorite books always seem to break my heart and manage to still leave me feeling hopeful. This does both beautifully, and it's very, very funny. I think this is the third ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
9
Section 2
11
Section 3
24
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Syal is a British-born Indian.

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