Song of Be

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Puffin Books, 1993 - Children's stories - 94 pages
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Be, a young Bushman woman searching in the desert for the peace she remembers from her childhood, realizes that she and her people must reconcile new personal and political realities with ancient traditions.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A Scottish-born South African who ``has received many awards'' looks deep into the mind and heart of a young Ju/'hoan Bushman caught in Namibia's new independence and her people's uneasily evolving ... Read full review

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User Review  - ague - LibraryThing

Touching fiction about life in Namibia, Africa. Lyrical writing and excellent beginning and ending that bookmarks the story. Read full review


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Lesley Beake is the author of the novel "Song of Be.

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