Kaffir Boy: And Related Readings

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Houghton Mifflin School, 1997 - Education - 576 pages
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A textbook reader for young adults features "Kaffir boy" by Mark Mathabane, plus short stories, poems, and essays designed to build reading comprehension.

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User Review  - ursula - LibraryThing

Set in South Africa during the dark days of apartheid, Kaffir Boy is the story of Mark Mathabane's life. He lives with his family in a ghetto in Johannesburg, not only in abject poverty, but also in ... Read full review

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User Review  - PKKingster - LibraryThing

This is a novel about Mark Mathabane, and what it was like for him growing up in the Apartheid that was South Africa. This novel provides a look into something no one in my classroom will have seen ... Read full review

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