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Karma : a novel in verse

Author: Cathy Ostlere; Razorbill.; Penguin Group.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Razorbill, ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1984, following her mother's suicide, 15-year-old Maya and her Sikh father travel to New Delhi from Canada to place her mother's ashes in their final resting place. On the night of their arrival, Prime Minister Indira Gandhi is assassinated, Maya and her father are separated when the city erupts in chaos, and Maya must rely on Sandeep, a boy she has just met, for survival.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Bildungsromans
Historical fiction
Novels in verse
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Indira Gandhi; Indira Gandhi; Indira Gandhi
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cathy Ostlere; Razorbill.; Penguin Group.
ISBN: 9781595143389 1595143386
OCLC Number: 656451817
Notes: Razorbill is an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.
Target Audience: 400
Description: 517 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Cathy Ostlere.
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In 1984, following her mother's suicide, 15-year-old Maya and her Sikh father travel to New Delhi from Canada to place her mother's ashes in their final resting place. On the night of their arrival, Prime Minister Indira Gandhi is assassinated, Maya and her father are separated when the city erupts in chaos, and Maya must rely on Sandeep, a boy she has just met, for survival.

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