When morning comes
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Vancouver ; London : Tradewind Books, 2016.
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Central Library - Teen Fiction - Teen
Raina, A.
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221 pages ; 23 cm
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English
ISBN
1896580696, 1926890140, 9781896580692, 9781926890142

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Includes bibliographical references (page 232).
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This fictionalized account of a student uprising that began in Soweto, South Africa, on June 16, 1976, unfolds through the first-person narratives of four young adults from different backgrounds whose lives intersect. An African student, Zanele, secretly organizes the protest against the Afrikaans Medium Decree Act, which required the use of English and Afrikaans ("the language of the oppressors") in schools. Her apolitical friend Thabo heads a local gang, extorting money from an Indian store owner, whose daughter Meena, is sympathetic to the students. Meanwhile, Jack, a white Afrikaner, meets, befriends, and comes to love Zanele. Unlikely alliances develop and shift among the four protagonists, each of whom feels pressure from loved ones to conform to expectations.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Raina, A. (2016). When morning comes . Tradewind Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Raina, Arushi. 2016. When Morning Comes. Vancouver ; London: Tradewind Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Raina, Arushi. When Morning Comes Vancouver ; London: Tradewind Books, 2016.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Raina, Arushi. When Morning Comes Tradewind Books, 2016.

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