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Author: Marilyn Levy
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Jewish Publication Society, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Tensions in 2002 Jerusalem have not interfered much with sixteen-year-old Noa's life, and she is even forming a friendship with a Palestinian Muslim girl, but the Passover suicide bombing in Netanya changes Noa's family forever and transforms her faith, politics, and friendships.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marilyn Levy
ISBN: 9780827608702 0827608705
OCLC Number: 227569428
Awards: Commended for National Jewish Book Award (Children/Young Adult) 2008
Description: 151 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Marilyn Levy.

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Brings to life the realities teenagers in the Middle East face today, as politics and prejudice threaten to tear lives and relationships apart. At the same time, it serves as a testament to the power  Read more...

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