When Morning Comes
by Arushi Raina
Publication Date: Feb 15, 2017
List Price: $18.95
Format: Library Binding, 232 pages
Target Age Group: Young Adult
Imprint: Tradewind Books
Publisher: Tradewind Books
Parent Company: Tradewind Books
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Zanele is skipping school and secretly plotting against the apartheid government. The police can’t know. Her mother and sister can’t know.Her best friend Thabo, schoolboy turned gang member, can tell she’s up to something. But he has troubles of his own—a deal gone wrong and some powerful enemies.Across the bridge, in the wealthy white suburbs, Jack plans to spend his last days in Johannesburg burning miles on his beat-up Mustang—until he meets a girl with an unforgettable face from the simmering black township—Soweto.Working in her father’s shop, Meena finds a packet of banned pamphlets. They lead to a mysterious black girl with a secret, a dangerous gangster with an expensive taste in clothes, and an engaging white boy who drives a battered red car.A series of chance meetings changes everything.A chain of events is set in motion—a failed plot, a murdered teacher, and a secret movement of students that has spread across the township. And the students will rise.
- Young Adult Fiction / Historical / Africa
- Young Adult Fiction / People & Places / Africa
- Young Adult Fiction / Romance / General
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