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Review: Go and Come Back

User Review  - Michelle - Goodreads

a very good book. Read full review

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User Review  - Squeaky - Goodreads

I'm not sure why I grabbed this one off the shelf, I had never noticed it before. No one has ever checked it out, so I did. It took me a while to get into it, but about half-way through I started to ... Read full review

Review: Go and Come Back

User Review  - Jamie - Goodreads

I read this several times in high school, and recently found it again at Goodwill. It's a short, quick read. Told from the point of view of a girl from an Amazonian tribe that is being visited by two ... Read full review

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User Review  - Joan - Goodreads

Told from the perspective of a young indigenous woman observing the American anthropologists who come to study her village, this book does a nice job of revealing cultural difference without judgement. The story is compelling, too! Lexile: 620 Read full review

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User Review  - Lesley - Goodreads

I wouldn't booktalk it, but I highly recommend it to teachers looking for books about South American cultures and, specifically, how people from different cultures view each other. Read full review

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User Review  - Tristan Agbuis - Goodreads

I thought this story was very interesting and creative. However it is not the most enjoyable book. In my opinion, it seemed to get a bit boring from time to time. I would recommend this book to someone maybe thinking about exploring another country. Read full review

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User Review  - PB - Goodreads

To be honest, I was a little bemused about a cultural anthropologist writing satirically against her own profession - cultural anthropologists usually come out of the classroom with many pre-conceived ... Read full review

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User Review  - Elysha - Goodreads

After living two years in a Peruvian village "with people much like those portrayed in this book," with another anthropologist, Margarita, Joan Abelove wrote this book from the perspective of an ... Read full review

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User Review  - Amanda - Goodreads

Interesting idea and decent execution. Too heavy handed at times. Not sure who I'd recommend it for, as the language is simple enough for middle grades, but there's pretty frank sex talk that might be inappropriate. Read full review

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User Review  - Lee Bullitt - Goodreads

I didn't really learn anything, except that apparently white me Americans are stingy, and as long as they aren't stingy, they can hang out in a Peruvian jungle with an unknown tribe and cry all the time without being made fun of. Read full review


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