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The gift of rain
Author / Responsible party
Tan, Twan Eng
Historical fiction. Racially mixed people -- Malaysia -- Pulau Pinang (State) -- Fiction. Malaya -- History -- Japanese occupation, 1942-1945 -- Collaborationists -- Fiction. Pinang -- Fiction.
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Driven by the prophetic words of an ancient soothsayer, this novel explores the opposing ideas of predestination and self-determination, as Philip traces a perilous and sometimes unclear path through the terrible years of the Second World War in Penang, Malaysia.