Child of the dark: the diary of Carolina Maria de Jesus

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New American Library, 1962 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 159 pages
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Review: Child of the Dark: The Diary of Carolina Maria de Jesus

User Review  - Michele - Goodreads

felt that de Jesus' diary was accurate for the time, though a bit heavy handed with criticism for her neighbors and a bit of a holier than thou attitude. For example, she complains about her neighbors ... Read full review

Review: Child of the Dark: The Diary of Carolina Maria de Jesus

User Review  - Fred Fisher - Goodreads

I was attracted to this book in the first place as it was written in and is about São Paulo, Brasil where I lived shortly after this book was published. It is social commentary by observation and ... Read full review

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