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Climbing the stairs

Author: Padma Venkatraman
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In India, in 1941, when her father becomes brain-damaged in a non-violent protest march, fifteen-year-old Vidya and her family are forced to move in with her father's extended family and become accustomed to a totally different way of life.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Padma Venkatraman
ISBN: 9780399247460 0399247467
OCLC Number: 147959304
Target Audience: 012-017.
Description: 247 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Padma Venkatraman.
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In India, in 1941, when her father becomes brain-damaged in a non-violent protest march, fifteen-year-old Vidya and her family are forced to move in with her father's extended family and become accustomed to a totally different way of life.

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