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Author: Shelley Davidow
Publisher: Cape Town : Maskew Miller Longman, 1991.
Series: Maskew Miller Longman young Africa series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English
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Big Christopher, small Shelley. Like the tiny curly shell I'd found on the beach long ago. I could only see up the spiral to a certain place. I broke the shell with a stone, but then the spiral was gone. I saw that Christopher was big and small, and I was only small. How could I be like him? This is a story about two friends growing up in the Cape and experiencing a magical childhood - and the reality of a divided  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shelley Davidow
ISBN: 0636016056 9780636016057
OCLC Number: 27858490
Description: 108 pages : illustrations, portrait ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Maskew Miller Longman young Africa series.
Responsibility: Shelly Davidow.

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Big Christopher, small Shelley. Like the tiny curly shell I'd found on the beach long ago. I could only see up the spiral to a certain place. I broke the shell with a stone, but then the spiral was gone. I saw that Christopher was big and small, and I was only small. How could I be like him? This is a story about two friends growing up in the Cape and experiencing a magical childhood - and the reality of a divided society. As time passes, their friendship deepens into love.

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