The Other Side of Truth

The Other Side of Truth

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This is the story of 12-year-old Sade and her brother Femi who flee to Britain from Nigeria. Their father is a political journalist who refuses to stop criticising the military rulers in Nigeria. Their mother is killed and they are sent to London, with their father promising to follow. Abandoned at Victoria Station by the woman paid to bring them to England as her children, Sade and Femi find themselves alone in a new, often hostile, environment. Seen through the eyes of Sade, the novel explores what it means to be classified as 'illegal' and the difficulties which come with being a refugee.
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Product details

  • Audio cassette | 2 pages
  • 109 x 140 x 17mm | 124g
  • Puffin Audiobooks
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Abridged
  • Abridged edition
  • 0141803827
  • 9780141803821

About Beverley Naidoo

Beverley Naidoo is well-known for her first two children's books, set in South Africa - Journey to Jo'Burg and Chain of Fire. She is from South Africa but has lived in England for many years. Beverley lives in Bournemouth.
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1,713 ratings
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5 24% (405)
4 36% (617)
3 29% (497)
2 8% (129)
1 4% (65)
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