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Parvana
  

Parvana (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd edition)

By Ellis, Deborah

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IN PARVANA'S JOURNEY, THE TALIBAN STILL CONTROL AFGHANISTAN, BUT KABUL IS IN RUINS. PARVANA'S FATHER HAS JUST DIED, AND HER MOTHER, SISTER, AND BROTHER COULD BE ANYWHERE IN THE COUNTRY. PARVANA KNOWS SHE MUST FIND THEM. DESPITE HER YOUTH, PARVANA SETS OUT ALONE, MASQUERADING AS A... BOY. SHE SOON MEETS OTHER CHILDREN WHO ARE VICTIMS OF WAR - AN INFANT BOY IN A BOMBED-OUT VILLAGE, A NINE-YEAR-OLD GIRL WHO THINKS SHE HAS MAGIC POWERS OVER LANDMINES, AND A BOY WITH ONE LEG. THE CHILDREN TRAVEL TOGETHER, FORGING A KIND OF FAMILY OUT OF SHEER NEED. THE STRENGTH OF THEIR BOND MAKES IT POSSIBLE TO SURVIVE THE MOST DESPERATE CONDITIONS. ROYALTIES FROM THIS BOOK WILL GO TOWARD AN EDUCATION FUND FOR AFGHAN GIRLS IN PAKISTANI REFUGEE CAMPS. ... . . , . , ... ... . . . , . ... ... ... . . .
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ISBN 9788177667523
Publisher Mehta Publishing House
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 2nd edition
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Language Marathi
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ISBN-13 9788177667523
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
Publisher Mehta Publishing House
Imprint Mehta Publishing House
Publication Country India India
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, 2nd edition
 › 1 other possible formats available
Edition 2nd edition
Language Marathi
Author(s) By Ellis, Deborah
Category Modern Fiction
Number of Pages 164
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 9mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 200g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade

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