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A stone in my hand

Author: Cathryn Clinton
Publisher: Somerville, MA : Candlewick Press, 2010. ©2002
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Eleven-year-old Malaak and her family are touched by the violence in Gaza between Jews and Palestinians when first her father disappears and then her older brother is drawn to the Islamic jihad.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Juvenile works
Novels
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cathryn Clinton
ISBN: 0763647721 9780763647728
OCLC Number: 429022228
Notes: "Discussion points included inside."
Target Audience: 011 and up.; Lexile: 540.
Description: 195 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Cathryn Clinton.

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Eleven-year-old Malaak and her family are touched by the violence in Gaza between Jews and Palestinians when first her father disappears and then her older brother is drawn to the Islamic jihad.

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A Compelling story

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-04-23) Excellent Permalink

LR Preview 34647 A Stone in My Hand by Cathryn Clinton ? Malaak is Palestinian and lives in the Gaza Strip alongside the Israelis.  Her father has left their house in search of work and was killed when the bus was blown up  Every day she climbs to the roof of her house watching for her father...
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