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Author: Trent Reedy
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, Inc., 2013, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Zulaikha, a thirteen-year-old girl in Afghanistan, faces a series of frightening but exhilarating changes in her life as she defies her father and secretly meets with an old woman who teaches her to read, her older sister gets married, and American troops offer her surgery to fix her disfiguring cleft lip.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Trent Reedy
ISBN: 9780545261265 0545261260
OCLC Number: 858808958
Description: 264 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Trent Reedy.

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Zulaikha, a thirteen-year-old girl in Afghanistan, faces a series of frightening but exhilarating changes in her life as she defies her father and secretly meets with an old woman who teaches her to read, her older sister gets married, and American troops offer her surgery to fix her disfiguring cleft lip.

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