Child of Dandelions
By Shenaaz Nanji
(Front Street, Hardcover, 9781932425932, 214pp.)
Publication Date: March 2008
Categories: Historical - Africa
"The dark faces drew closer. Women, in bright gomesi and headscarves, danced and bare-chested men punched their fists into the air, chanting, "Muhindi, nenda nyumbani Indian, go home "
They were jeering at Indians. Sabine felt she was drowning in their cries.
Zenabu pressed Sabine's arm. "They mean British Indians, not you."
Sabine nodded, ignoring the burn inside her. She was born here. Her father was born here. They were Ugandans." --FROM THE BOOK