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Shouziya
  

Shouziya (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Ellis, Deborah

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PARVANA`S BEST FRIEND, SHAUZIA, HAS FLED AFGHANISTAN AND IS FACED WITH SURVIVING ON HER OWN ON THE STREETS OF PESHAWAR, PAKISTAN. WITH HER DOG AS HER ONLY FRIEND, SHE MUST SCROUNGE FOR FOOD, BEG FOR MONEY AND LOOK FOR A SAFE PLACE TO SLEEP EVERY NIGHT. BUT COULD IT BE WORSE THAN ...A LIFETIME SPENT LIVING IN A REFUGEE CAMP? THIS IS A POWERFUL AND VERY HUMAN STORY OF A FEISTY, DRIVEN GIRL WHO TRIES TO TAKE CONTROL OF HER OWN LIFE. PRAISE FOR THE BREADWINNERN MORE THAN 200,000 COPIES SOLD N WINNER OF SWEDEN`S PETER PAN PRIZE, THE ROCKEY MOUNTAIN BOOK AWARD AND THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA`S MIDDLE EAST BOOK AWARD A GREAT KIDS` BOOK`` A GRAPHIC GEOPOLITICAL BRIEF THAT`S ALSO A GIRL-POWER PARABLE. - NEWSWEEK A BOOK... ABOUT THE HARD TIMES- AND THE COURAGE - OF AFGHAN CHILDREN.`` - WASHINGTON POST PRAISE FOR PARVANA`S JOURNEY N WINNER OF THE JANE ADDAMS PEACE AWARD THROUGH SPARE, AFFECTING PROSE, ELLIS...MAKES THE CHILDREN`S JOURNEY BOTH ARDUOUS AND BELIEVABLE.`` - BOOKLIST THIS SEQUEL...EASILY STANDS ALONE... AN UNFORGETTABLE READ.`` - SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL (STARRED REVIEW)
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ISBN 9788177667585
Publisher Mehta Publishing House
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Language Marathi
Availability
Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days

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ISBN-13 9788177667585
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
Language Marathi
Author(s) By Ellis, Deborah
Category Modern Fiction
Number of Pages 144
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 216mm
Spine: 8mm
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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