Kaffir Boy: The True Story of a Black Youth's Coming of Age in Apartheid South Africa by Mark Mathabane

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What is an appropriate age to read this story?

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There are classes at my high school that read this book. They make sure to give the appropriate background and historical context of the novel, such as the history of Apartheid and the class and race system that it established. The book does require a higher level of maturity, but it has such impact that even...

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