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Author Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.
Title The breadwinner / Deborah Ellis.
Pub Info Toronto, Ontario : Groundwood Books / House of Anansi Press, 2015.
book jacket
 Barnstable (Sturgis) Juv.  J FICTION ELL     AVAILABLE
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J FICTION Ellis     AVAILABLE
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Edition 15th anniversary edition.
Descript 152 pages : map ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The Breadwinner series ; [Book one]
Ellis, Deborah, 1960- Breadwinner series ; bk. 1.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 4.5 4 4 41702
"First published in the USA in 2001. Fifteenth anniversary edition with foreword and revised note published in paperback in Canada and the USA in 2015 by Groundwood Books"--Title page verso.
Summary Young Parvana lives with her family in one room of a bombed-out apartment building in Kabul, Afghanistan. Because Parvana's father has a foreign education, he is arrested by the Taliban. Women cannot appear in public unless covered head to toe, go to school, or work outside the home, so the family becomes increasingly desperate until Parvana conceives a plan.
Audience Ages 9-13.
Note Issued also in electronic format.
Subject Taliban -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Responsibility -- Juvenile fiction.
Sex role -- Juvenile fiction.
Girls -- Afghanistan -- Juvenile fiction.
Kabul (Afghanistan) -- Juvenile fiction.
Related To Ellis, Deborah, 1960-, author. Breadwinner. (CaOONL)2014906800X
ISBN 9781554987658 (pbk.)
1554987652 (pbk.)
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