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City Boy


Author: Jan  Michael
Publisher: Clarion Books
Subject/Category: 5-8
Year Reviewed:: 2010
ISBN: 9780547223100
Review: Sam has grown up in the city in Malawi complete with cars and electricity, gameboys and computers. When his mother dies, his aunt takes him to her village where there are none of the luxuries - not even beds - and he is expected to share his possessions with these new cousins. Sam struggles to understand while dealing with his shock and loss.

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