The Breadwinner

The Breadwinner
Artist/Author/Cast: 
Ellis, Deborah; Ellis, D.
ISBN: 
0888994192

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. The family becomes increasingly desperate until Parvana conceives a plan.

Description: 

A courageous young Afghan girl pretends to be a boy in order to support her family.

Call Number: 
JF Ellis

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