Meera Syal Anita and Me Book

Meera Syal Anita and Me Book

Anita and Me

Anita and Me, which has been compared to To Kill a Mockingbird, tells the story of Meena, the daughter of the only Punjabi family in the British village of Tollington With great warmth and humor, Meera Syal brings to life a quirky, spirited 1960s mining town and creates in her protagonist what the Washington Post calls a female Huck Finn The novel follows nine year old Anita and Me, which has been compared to To Kill a Mockingbird, tells the story of Meena, the daughter of the only Punjabi family in the British village of Tollington With great warmth and humor, Meera Syal brings to life a quirky, spirited 1960s mining town and creates in her protagonist what the Washington Post calls a female Huck Finn The novel follows nine year old Meena through a year spiced with pilfered sweets and money, bad words, and compulsive, yet inventive, lies Anita and Me offers a fresh, sassy look at a childhood caught between two cultures

Title : Anita and Me
Author :  Meera Syal
Language : English
Isbn : 1565845293
Format : Paperback
Pages : 336 pages

Rating: 4.6

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