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Bamba Beach (White Wolves: Stories from Different Cultures) [Paperback]

Pratima Mitchell
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1 Feb 2009 140810895X 978-1408108956
Hari's family are fisher folk, but with no fish left in their bay, times are hard. In order to catch the ones further out they need a flat-bottomed boat with an outboard motor, not a rickety, coconut-wood vessel. But in order to get one of these they need capital, and in order to get capital they need to sell fish Hari is a boy with a heart of gold, who rises above his humble origins, striving to help his family and show everyone that family feuds and village superstitions are better off forgotten. Bamba Beach is a contemporary Indian story set in Goa.


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  • Paperback: 80 pages
  • Publisher: A&C Black (1 Feb 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 140810895X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1408108956
  • Product Dimensions: 12.6 x 19.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 623,533 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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' Exciting, appealing and gripping ' --Burnley Express (March 2009)

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Pratima Mitchell comes from a family of writers and was first published at the age of eleven. She has written over 22 books, the most recent of which include a picture book, Petar's Song, illustrated by Caroline Binch (Frances Lincoln), and Indian Mutiny for the My Story series (Scholastic). Her latest novel for teens, The Crow Her Brother, will be published by Walker Books in 2009.

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3.0 out of 5 stars great buy 2 Nov 2013
By Rose
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good quality
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not used for original reasons of purchase in the end but a favourite in my classroom for the children to share as a class or home reader
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