Waiting for The Rain (Laurel Leaf Books)

by Sheila Gordon | Children's Books |
ISBN: 0440226988 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingKateKintailwing of Burke, Virginia USA on 10/31/2014
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3 journalers for this copy...
Journal Entry 1 by wingKateKintailwing from Burke, Virginia USA on Friday, October 31, 2014
Picked this up at the Book Thing of Baltimore.

I read this book in 1994 or 1995 when I was in middle school. I remember that I really enjoyed this look at two boys dealing with the culture of apartheid in South Africa. I found the situation easier to understand through their struggles in this book.

Journal Entry 2 by wingKateKintailwing at Fairfax Station, Virginia USA on Friday, October 31, 2014

Released 4 yrs ago (10/31/2014 UTC) at Fairfax Station, Virginia USA

CONTROLLED RELEASE NOTES:

Releasing this in my YA Bookbox in hopes that it will find a new reader.

Journal Entry 3 by wingk00kaburrawing at San Jose, California USA on Thursday, December 11, 2014
This book enjoyed a brief stop in San Jose, CA before continuing its journey in the YA Bookbox!

Journal Entry 4 by winghyphen8wing at Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Taken from KateKintail's YA Bookbox with thanks.

Journal Entry 5 by winghyphen8wing at Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Saturday, June 30, 2018
An interesting read that made me wonder about how a relatively peaceful transition was achieved: with all the emotions on both sides, that was a tricky thing to pull off!

This is my South Africa read for the 2018 version of kiwiinengland's 666 challenge.




Themes for the second quarter re-do of Secretariat's 2018 Never Judge a Book By Its Cover Release Challenge:

Week 14: picture of rain or the word rain (April showers)

Journal Entry 6 by winghyphen8wing at Kakaako in Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Released 7 mos ago (7/3/2018 UTC) at Kakaako in Honolulu, Hawaii USA

WILD RELEASE NOTES:

Monday, July 02, 2018: hanging from the "Art Show" sign.

(Larger photo here.)

Released for Secretariat's 2018 NJABBIC Challenge (week 26: 2nd quarter re-do).

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