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Author Metro, Rosalie, author.

Title Have fun in Burma : a novel / Rosalie Metro.

Publication Info. DeKalb, IL : NIU Press, [2018]
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Description 237 pages ; 23 cm
Note Glossary and brief outline of historical events (pages 231-237).
Summary Have Fun in Burma follows Adela, just out of high school, through her summer of self-discovery. Inspired by her friendship with a Burmese political refugee who works in the cafeteria of her prestigious college prep school, Adela decides to spend her summer seeing the world. Armed with conviction and adolescent self-assurance, she signs up with Myanmar Volunteers United. For three months, shes to teach English to the monks at a Buddhist monastery. Instead, she gets a series of lessons of her own, each set against the backdrop of the countrys Buddhist-Muslim conflict -- adapted from Foreward review
Subject Buddhist monasteries -- Fiction.
Volunteers -- Fiction.
Religious fundamentalism -- Fiction.
Burma -- Fiction.
Genre Novels.
Political fiction.
Religious fiction.
Bildungsromans.
ISBN 9780875807775 paperback
0875807771 paperback
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