A Different Sky - Chand, Meira

Singapore - a trading post where different lives jostle and mix. It is 1927, and three young people are starting to question whether this in between island can ever truly be their home. Mei Lan comes from a famous Chinese dynasty but yearns to free herself from its stifling traditions; ten-year-old Howard seethes at the indignities heaped on his ...

A Different Sky 2011, Vintage, London

ISBN-13: 9780099546245

Mass-market paperback

A Different Sky 2010, Harvill Secker, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781846553431

Trade paperback