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Shabanu : daughter of the wind

Author: Suzanne Fisher Staples
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 1991, ©1989.
Series: Borzoi sprinters.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st Borzoi sprinter edView all editions and formats
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When eleven-year old Shabanu, the daughter of a nomad in the Cholistan Desert of present-day Pakistan, is pledged in marriage to an older man whose money will bring prestige to the family, she must either accept the decision, as is the custom, or risk the consequences of defying her father's wishes.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Staples, Suzanne Fisher.
Shabanu.
New York : Knopf, 1991, ©1989
(OCoLC)760056979
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne Fisher Staples
ISBN: 0679810307 9780679810308
OCLC Number: 24618549
Awards: Newbery Honor Book, 1990.
Description: 240 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Borzoi sprinters.
Responsibility: Suzanne Fisher Staples.

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When eleven-year old Shabanu, the daughter of a nomad in the Cholistan Desert of present-day Pakistan, is pledged in marriage to an older man whose money will bring prestige to the family, she must either accept the decision, as is the custom, or risk the consequences of defying her father's wishes.

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