The hate race : a memoir /

'Against anything I had ever been told was possible, I was turning white. On the surface of my skin, a miracle was quietly brewing ...' Suburban Australia. Sweltering heat. Three bedroom blonde-brick. Family of five. Beat-up Ford Falcon. Vegemite on toast. Maxine Beneba Clarke's life is just like... Full description

Main Author: Clarke, Maxine Beneba,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Sydney, NSW : Hachette Australia, 2016
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