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  • ISBN: 0786838590
  • ISBN: 9780786838592
  • Physical Description: 281 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Hyperion, [2007]

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Summary, etc.:
In India in the 1940's, thirteen-year-old Leela's happy, spoiled childhood ends when her husband since age nine, whom she barely knows, dies, leaving her a widow whose only hope of happiness could come from Mahatma Ghandi's social and political reforms.
Target Audience Note:
760 Lexile.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Families > India > Juvenile fiction.
Widows > Juvenile fiction.
Child marriage > Juvenile fiction.
Women's rights > Juvenile fiction.
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 > Juvenile fiction.
India > History > British occupation, 1765-1947 > Juvenile fiction.
Family life > India > Fiction.
Widows > Fiction.
Child marriage > Fiction.
Women's rights > Fiction.
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 > Fiction.
India > History > British occupation, 1765-1947 > Fiction.
Genre: Children's stories.

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