Another woman's daughter
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New York : Berkley Books, 2015.
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Berkley trade paperback edition.
ISBN
9780425281048, 0425281043
Physical Desc
293 pages ; 21 cm
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Published
New York : Berkley Books, 2015.
Format
Book
Edition
Berkley trade paperback edition.
Language
English
ISBN
9780425281048, 0425281043

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"Previously published in the UK as Shifting Colours by Allison & Busby / May 2014"--Title page verso.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-288).
Description
"Set against the tumultuous background of apartheid South Africa, a powerful and moving debut about family, sacrifice, and discovering what it means to belong ... Celia Mphephu knows her place in the world. A black servant working in the white suburbs of 1960s Johannesburg, she's all too aware of her limitations. Nonetheless, she has found herself a comfortable corner: She has a job, can support her faraway family, and is raising her youngest child, Miriam. But as racial tensions explode, Celia's world shifts. Her employers decide to flee the political turmoil and move to England--and they ask to adopt Miriam and take her with them. Devastated at the prospect of losing her only daughter, yet unable to deny her child a safer and more promising future, Celia agrees, forever defining both their futures. As Celia fights against the shattering violence of her time, Miriam battles the quiet racism of England, struggling to find her place in a land to which she doesn't belong--until the call of her heritage inexorably draws her back to Africa to discover the truth behind her mother's choices and uncover a heartbreaking secret from long ago ... READERS GUIDE INSIDE"--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Sussman, F. (2015). Another woman's daughter (Berkley trade paperback edition.). Berkley Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sussman, Fiona. 2015. Another Woman's Daughter. Berkley Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sussman, Fiona. Another Woman's Daughter Berkley Books, 2015.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Sussman, Fiona. Another Woman's Daughter Berkley trade paperback edition., Berkley Books, 2015.

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