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Author Winter, Jeanette

Title Nasreen's secret school : a true story from Afghanistan / by Jeanette Winter
Edition 1st ed
Published New York : Beach Lane Books, 2009


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 W'PONDS CRC  371.822 Win/Nss  AVAILABLE
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Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
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.
Notes "A Global Fund for Children book" -- Cover
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010
American Library Association Amelia Bloomer Project (2010)
Subject Taliban
Taliban -- Juvenile literature
Children of divorced parents -- Juvenile literature
Girls -- Education -- Afghanistan -- Juvenile literature
Education -- Afghanistan
Parent-separated children
Girls' schools -- Afghanistan -- Juvenile literature
Children of disappeared persons -- Juvenile literature
Sex role -- Juvenile fiction
Afghanistan -- Social conditions -- 21st century -- Juvenile literature
Afghanistan -- Social conditions
Genre/Form Curriculum resource.
Curriculum resource
Juvenile works
Curriculum resource
American Library Association Amelia Bloomer Project
Juvenile works.
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Picture books for children
Author Bobco, Ann, book designer
Beach Lane Books, publisher
Simon and Schuster, Inc., publisher
LC no. 2009008285
ISBN 9781416994374