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The Resource The breadwinner, Deborah Ellis

The breadwinner, Deborah Ellis

Label
The breadwinner
Title
The breadwinner
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Ellis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Because the Taliban rulers of Kabul, Afghanistan, impose strict limitations on women's freedom and behavior, eleven-year-old Parvana must disguise herself as a boy so that her family can survive after her father's arrest
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
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Ellis, Deborah
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.E469
LC item number
Br 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women's rights
  • Sex role
  • Disguise
  • Survival
  • Taliban
  • Kābol (Afghanistan)
  • Afghanistan
  • Taliban
  • Girls
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The breadwinner, Deborah Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A groundwood book."
  • Sequel: Parvana's journey
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
170 p.
Isbn
9780888994196
Lccn
00693536
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • ocm47120972
  • (OCoLC)47120972
  • 581715
Label
The breadwinner, Deborah Ellis
Publication
Note
  • "A groundwood book."
  • Sequel: Parvana's journey
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
170 p.
Isbn
9780888994196
Lccn
00693536
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • ocm47120972
  • (OCoLC)47120972
  • 581715

Library Locations

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