Dancing in the Dust

July 24, 2017|
Dancing in the Dust by Kagiso Lesego Molope
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It is the turbulent 1980s in apartheid South Africa, when even the ordinary life is full of danger and uncertainty. What will tomorrow bring? Tihelo, a thirteen-year-old girl, lives with her older sister Keitumetse and their mother Kgomotso. Kgomotso works as a maid for a white household in the city and has to depend on the neighbours to keep an eye on the girls; one day she does not come home.

Dancing in the Dust is a moving story of growing up in a fearful, oppressive society, where the only comfort for the young is dream and romance, and the only free option that of rebellion.

“. . . cinematic in clarity . . . Molope makes her reader see and understand . . . feel the enormity of apartheid’s atrocity.”
—The Globe and Mail

Title:Dancing in the Dust
Format:Kobo ebook
Published:July 24, 2017
Publisher:Mawenzi House
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781927494486

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