The Sun on My Head

The Sun on My Head

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Capturing the texture of life growing up in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro, the stories in The Sun on My Head tell us of days lived under incredible heat - and under the shadow of a ubiquitous drug culture, the constant threat of the police, and the confines of poverty, violence and racism. They are also hauntingly beautiful portrayals of friendship, romance and momentary release from the oppressions of everyday life. The Sun on My Head is a debut work of great talent and sensitivity, a daring evocation of life in the favelas by a rising star rooted in the very community he portrays.
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ISBN: 9780571348251

Published Date: January 1, 2022

Publisher: Faber & Faber

Language: English

Page Count: 116

Size: 8.00" l x 5.00" w x 0.50" h

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Fiction