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The Resource The lines we cross, Randa Abdel-Fattah

The lines we cross, Randa Abdel-Fattah

Label
The lines we cross
Title
The lines we cross
Statement of responsibility
Randa Abdel-Fattah
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Michael's parents are leaders of a new anti-immigrant political party called Aussie Values which is trying to halt the flood of refugees from the Middle East; Mina fled Afghanistan with her family ten years ago, and just wants to concentrate on fitting in and getting into college--but the mutual attraction they feel demands that they come to terms with their family's concerns and decide where they stand in the ugly anti-Muslim politics of the time
Member of
Summary
A story about the power of choosing tolerance by the award-winning author of Does My Head Look Big in This? finds basketball enthusiast Michael attending anti-immigration rallies with his parents until a friendship with a Muslim refugee newcomer from Afghanistan compels him to question his family's politics
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Victorian Premier's Literary Awards, People's Choice Award, 2017.
  • Victorian Premier's Literary Awards, Prize for Young Adult Fiction, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10518264
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abdel-Fattah, Randa
Dewey number
  • 823.92
  • Fic
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL690L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 690
  • 690
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
Reading level
4.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refugees
  • Muslim families
  • Families
  • Interpersonal attraction
  • Refugees
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Muslims
  • Family life
  • Love
  • Ethnic relations
  • Ethnic relations
  • Families
  • Interpersonal attraction
  • Muslim families
  • Politics and government
  • Refugees
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The lines we cross, Randa Abdel-Fattah
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published 2016 in Pan by Pan Macmillan Australia Pty Ltd ... Sydney, New South Wales, Australia."
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
1782322
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9781338118667
Lccn
2016040576
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781338118667
  • (OCoLC)960833666
Label
The lines we cross, Randa Abdel-Fattah
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published 2016 in Pan by Pan Macmillan Australia Pty Ltd ... Sydney, New South Wales, Australia."
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
1782322
Edition
First United States edition.
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9781338118667
Lccn
2016040576
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781338118667
  • (OCoLC)960833666

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