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We kiss them with rain

Ntshingila, Futhi, author.

Livermore, California : Catalyst Press, [2018]

148 pages ; 21 cm.

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Life wasn't always hard for fourteen-year-old Mvelo. There were good times when they lived with her mother's boyfriend. Now her mother is dying of AIDS and the terrible thing that happened to Mvelo in the revival tent remains unspoken. But a series of choices, chance meetings, and comedy-style exposures of hidden identities hands Mvelo a golden opportunity to overcome hardship.

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ISBN:

978-1-946395-04-7 (pbk.)

ISBN:

978-1-946395-04-7 (pbk.)

LC Call No:

PR9369.4.N77 D62 2018

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Ntshingila, Futhi, author.

UniformTitle:

Do not go gentle.

Title:

We kiss them with rain / by Futhi Ntshingila.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

148 pages ; 21 cm.

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Notes:

"Originally published as Do not go gentle, by Modjadji Books (South Africa)."

Notes:

Includes a Q&A with the author and discussion questions.

Summary:

Life wasn't always hard for fourteen-year-old Mvelo. There were good times when they lived with her mother's boyfriend. Now her mother is dying of AIDS and the terrible thing that happened to Mvelo in the revival tent remains unspoken. But a series of choices, chance meetings, and comedy-style exposures of hidden identities hands Mvelo a golden opportunity to overcome hardship.

Acq source:

UMW Reading Program.

Subject:

United Methodist Women Reading Program--SOCIAL ACTION - YOUTH--2020.

Subject:

Teenagers--South Africa--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Squatter settlements--South Africa--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Grants-in-aid--South Africa--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Single mothers--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Young adult fiction.

Subject:

Teenagers--Fiction.

Subject:

FICTION / General.

Subject:

Grants-in-aid.

Subject:

Single mothers.

Subject:

Squatter settlements.

Subject:

Teenagers.

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