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Rukhsar Sharif Message Board 3/6/2007 6:05:40 PM
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Author Sharif's Book Reviews

Bukavu is the story of a young girl who travels to the city of Bukavu in the Democratic Republic of Congo to work with displaced persons. When Paka arrives in Bukavu with her father, she finds herself isolated from and rejected by the international community. Some members of this community cut her off with their racist comments and cold or superior behaviors. This draws Paka even closer to the Congolese people and their town, Bukavu. The people warmly ta...