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Parvana's journey, Deborah Ellis

Label
Parvana's journey
Title
Parvana's journey
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Ellis
Title variation
Parvanas journey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After her father's death, Parvana, now thirteen-years-old, continues to search for her mother in war-torn Afghanistan, joining with two younger children who are also struggling to survive
Member of
Summary
Parvana buries her father, disguises herself as a boy, and sets out across war-torn Afghanistan to find the surviving members of her family
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Golden Oak Award (Ontario), 2004
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2003.
  • Red Cedar Book Awards (British Columbia), Fiction category, 2005.
  • Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Children's Book Award for YA-Middle Reader, 2003.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
Awards note
American Library Association-YA (2003).
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
103039
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellis, Deborah
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 640
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS8559.L5494
LC item number
P37 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
Reading level
  • 4.5.
  • 5.5.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Breadwinner series
Series volume
0002
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refugee children
  • Taliban
  • Afghanistan
  • Teenage girls
  • Determination (Personality trait)
  • Missing persons
  • Families
  • Survival
  • War
  • Afghanistan
  • Talibans
  • Femmes
  • Taliban
  • Determination (Personality trait)
  • Missing persons
  • Refugee children
  • Teenage girls
  • Afghanistan
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Parvana's journey, Deborah Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Sequel to: The breadwinner
  • "A Groundwood book."
  • Includes glossary
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52164885
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
199 pages
Isbn
9780888995148
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2002106836
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)52164885
Label
Parvana's journey, Deborah Ellis
Publication
Note
  • Sequel to: The breadwinner
  • "A Groundwood book."
  • Includes glossary
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52164885
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
199 pages
Isbn
9780888995148
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2002106836
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)52164885

Library Locations

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