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Journey to Jo'burg : a South African story

Author: Beverley Naidoo; Eric Velasquez
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When their baby sister becomes dangerously ill, thirteen-year-old Naledi and her younger brother make a journey of over 300 kilometers from their village to Johannesburg, where their mother works as a maid for a white family.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Beverley Naidoo; Eric Velasquez
ISBN: 0397321694 9780397321698 0397321686 9780397321681 9780064402378 0064402371
OCLC Number: 31912486
Notes: "First published in England by Longman Group Limited, 1985"--Title page verso.
Description: 80 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Naledi's Plan --
The Road --
Oranges! --
Ride on a Truck --
The City of Gold --
A New Friend --
Mma --
The Police --
The Photograph --
Grace's Story --
Journey Home --
The Hospital --
Life and Death --
Waiting --
Hope.
Responsibility: by Beverley Naidoo ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez.

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When their baby sister becomes dangerously ill, thirteen-year-old Naledi and her younger brother make a journey of over 300 kilometers from their village to Johannesburg, where their mother works as a maid for a white family.

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