One of a series of top-quality fiction for schools, this is the story of Sumitra's family who are thrown out of Uganda and go to England. At school and work Sumitra mixes with people of different backgrounds and nationalities. At home, she has difficulties accepting her parents' Hindu values.
Hardcover, 168 pages
Published on March 25, 1983 by Penguin Adult HC/TR
ISBN-10: 0698205790
ISBN-13: 9780698205796
3 Book Reviews
  • showmetheworld
    showmetheworldover 7 years55 stars
    I totally recommend this to intense readers. Sumitra is soooo awesome and it think she needs better. If you dont know what I am ranting on about READ THE BOOK! My life is a teeny tiny bit like Sumitra's .... I live 2 different lives. Well, enjoy the book!
    • frankiebaby
      frankiebabyover 7 years
      is it sad?
      • showmetheworld
        showmetheworldover 7 years55 stars
        Well, it is mostly. But, the happy parts are REALLY happy.