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I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban

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Greenwood PL - Greenwood BIO YOUSAFZAI (Text) 36626103495321 Adult Biographies Checked out 12/17/2018

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  • ISBN: 0316322407
  • ISBN: 9780316322409
  • Physical Description: print
    viii, 327 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2013.

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Formatted Contents Note: Before the Taliban. A daughter is born -- My father the falcon -- Growing up in a school -- The village -- Why I don't wear earrings and Pashtuns don't say thank you -- Children of the rubbish mountain -- The mufti who tried to close our school -- The autumn of the earthquake -- The Valley of Death. Radio Mullah ; Toffees, tennis balls, and the Buddhas of Swat ; The clever class ; The bloody square ; The diary of Gul Makai ; A funny kind of peace ; Leaving the valley -- Three Bullets, Three Girls. The Valley of Sorrows -- Praying to be tall -- The woman and the sea -- A private Talibanization -- Who is Malala? -- Between Life and Death. "God, I entrust her to You" -- Journey into the unknown -- A second life. "The girl shot in the head, Birmingham" ; "They have snatched her smile" -- One child, one teacher, one book, one pen-- -- Important events in Pakistan and Swat.
Summary, etc.: Describes the life of a young Pakistani student who advocated for women's rights and education in the Taliban-controlled Swat Valley who survived an assassination attempt and became the youngest nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize.
Target Audience Note:
1000 Lexile.
1000L Lexile
Subject: Yousafzai, Malala 1997-
Young women Education Pakistan Biography
Children's rights Pakistan Biography
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