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Deep in the Sahara

Author: Kelly Cunnane; Hoda Hadadi
Publisher: New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In Mauritania, West Africa, an Arab girl who wants to wear a malafa, the veiled dress worn by her mother and older sister, learns that the garment represents beauty, mystery, tradition, belonging, and faith.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Juvenile books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books for children
CULTURAL HERITAGE / Multicultural
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kelly Cunnane; Hoda Hadadi
ISBN: 9780375870347 0375870342 9780375970344 0375970347
OCLC Number: 775775570
Notes: "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jacket flap.
Awards: "A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jacket flap.
A Junior Library Guild selection
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: written by Kelly Cunnane ; illustrated by Hoda Hadadi.

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In Mauritania, West Africa, an Arab girl who wants to wear a malafa, the veiled dress worn by her mother and older sister, learns that the garment represents beauty, mystery, tradition, belonging, and faith.

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