The breadwinner : The Breadwinner Series, Book 1. / Deborah Ellis.
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- ISBN: 9781554980079 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Publisher: Toronto : Groundwood Books Ltd., 2011.
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|Summary, etc.:|| The Breadwinner, the first in the Breadwinner Trilogy, is an award-winning novel about loyalty, survival, families and friendship under extraordinary circumstances. A map, glossary and author's note provide young readers with background and context.One day, Parvana's father is arrested by the Taliban - the extreme religious faction that controls Afghanistan - and the family is left without anyone to earn money and shop for food. Forbidden to work as a girl, Parvana must transform herself into a boy to save her family. The Breadwinner is a novel about loyalty, survival, families and friendship under extraordinary circumstances. A map, glossary and author's note provide young readers with background and context.
|Target Audience Note:|| MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
4.5 ATOS Level
|System Details Note:|| Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2263 KB).
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