IT WONT ALWAYS BE LIKE THIS GN (09/21/2022)
IT WONT ALWAYS BE LIKE THIS GN (09/21/2022)
IT WONT ALWAYS BE LIKE THIS GN
(W) Gharib, Malaka (A) Gharib, Malaka (C) Gharib, Malaka
TEN SPEED PRESS
StockID: 51823 SKU: JUL221969
It's hard enough to figure out boys- beauty- and being cool when you're young- but even harder when you're in a country where you don't understand the language- culture- or social norms. Malaka doesn't feel like she fits in when she visits her dad for her annual summer vacation abroad - she sticks out in Egypt and doesn't look anything like her fair-haired half siblings. But she adapts. She learns that Nirvana isn't as cool as Nancy Ajram- that there's nothing better than a Fanta and a melon-mint hookah- and that her new stepmother- Hala- isn't so different from Malaka herself.
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