No Tigers in Africa by Norman Silver

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A white South African teenager in England struggles to escape his former life and his feelings of responsibility for the death of a black teenager.
 

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Published January 1, 1990 by FABER AND FABER. 128 pages
Genres: Young Adult, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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he decries apartheid and denies being prejudiced, but advocates separate black government, casually calls black children ``piccanins,'' and is profoundly disturbed to see a black and white couple kissing.

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``An honest, hard-hitting first-person narrative,'' PW said in a starred review of this affecting story about a 15-year-old South African boy's difficult adjustment to his new English home. Ages 12-up

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``An honest, hard-hitting first-person narrative,'' PW said in a starred review of this affecting story about a 15-year-old South African boy's difficult adjustment to his new English home. Ages 12-up

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