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Author Winter, Jeanette.

Title Nasreen's secret school : a true story from Afghanistan / by Jeanette Winter.

Publication Info. New York : Beach Lane Books, [2009]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Juvenile Nonfiction  J 371.823 WIN    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Note "A Global Fund for Children book"--Cover.
Audience 006-009.
Note 006-009.
Summary Based on a true story. After her parents are taken away by the Taliban, young Nasreen stops speaking. But as she spends time in a secret school, she slowly breaks out of her shell.
Audience AD630L Lexile
Note AD630L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader LG 4.2 0.5 133360
Note Accelerated Reader LG 4.2 0.5 133360
Awards Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010.
Subject Girls' schools -- Afghanistan -- Juvenile literature.
Girls -- Education -- Afghanistan -- Juvenile literature.
Taliban -- Juvenile literature.
Afghanistan -- Social conditions -- 21st century -- Juvenile literature.
Girls -- Juvenile literature.
Education -- Afghanistan -- Juvenile literature.
Afghanistan -- Social conditions -- Juvenile literature.
Parent-separated children -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781416994374 (hardcover)
1416994378 (hardcover)
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