Oleander, Jacaranda: A Childhood Perceived - Penguin Modern Classics (Paperback)
  • Oleander, Jacaranda: A Childhood Perceived - Penguin Modern Classics (Paperback)
  • Oleander, Jacaranda: A Childhood Perceived - Penguin Modern Classics (Paperback)
  • Oleander, Jacaranda: A Childhood Perceived - Penguin Modern Classics (Paperback)
  • Oleander, Jacaranda: A Childhood Perceived - Penguin Modern Classics (Paperback)
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Oleander, Jacaranda: A Childhood Perceived - Penguin Modern Classics (Paperback)

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This autobiography is about growing up in Egypt. It is also an investigation into childhood perception in which the author uses herself and her memories as an insight into how children see and know. It is a look at Eygpt up to, and including, World War II from a small girl's point of view, which is also, ultimately, a moving and rather sad picture of an isolated and lonely little girl.

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780141188324
Number of pages: 192
Weight: 157 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 12 mm

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“Oleander, Jacaranda”

An honest and well detailed account of Penelope Livelys childhood as the daughter of expatriates living in Egypt.
The bond between herself and Lucy is something wonderful and you feel so much sympathy at times for the... More

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