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a place of dislocation and uncertainty, dependence and desperation, destruction and survival, gangsters, pimps, pedophiles, hunger, hope and moments of happiness.
This book therefore is an extraordinary and unsparing account of the coming of age on the street in Cape Town – a place of dislocation and uncertainty, desperation with glimpses of happiness.
This novel won the coveted Commonwealth Writer’s Prize.
Say it: pre-co-cious
Definition: 1. (of a child) having developed certain abilities or inclinations at an earlier age than is usual or expected.
2.(of behaviour or ability) having developed at an earlier age than is usual or expected.
3. (of a plant) flowering or fruiting earlier than usual.
Synonyms; Smart, Forward, Talented
Example: She was a precocious child who could read before she went to school.