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The breadwinner : a graphic novel

Author: Shelley TanakaDeborah EllisAnita DoronBreadwinner Canada Inc.Cartoon Saloon (Firm)All authors
Publisher: Toronto : Groundwood Books, House of Anansi Press 2018. ©2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Young Parvana lives with her family in one room of a bombed-out apartment building in Kabul, Afghanistan. Because Parvana's father has a foreign education, he is arrested by the Taliban. Women cannot appear in public unless covered head to toe, go to school, or work outside the home, so the family becomes increasingly desperate until Parvana conceives a plan.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comics (Graphic works)
Electronic books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tanaka, Shelley.
Breadwinner.
Toronto : Groundwood Books, House of Anansi Press 2018
(OCoLC)1016449449
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Shelley Tanaka; Deborah Ellis; Anita Doron; Breadwinner Canada Inc.; Cartoon Saloon (Firm); Mélusine Productions.
ISBN: 9781773061306 1773061305 9781773061313 1773061313
OCLC Number: 1017756831
Notes: Based on the original book by Deborah Ellis.
Description: 1 online resource (77 pages) : color illustrations.
Responsibility: Text adapted by Shelley Tanaka from the Breadwinner film from a screenplay by Anita Doron ;color stills by Breadwinner Canada Inc., Cartoon Saloon, Melusine Productions S.A. .

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Young Parvana lives with her family in one room of a bombed-out apartment building in Kabul, Afghanistan. Because Parvana's father has a foreign education, he is arrested by the Taliban. Women cannot appear in public unless covered head to toe, go to school, or work outside the home, so the family becomes increasingly desperate until Parvana conceives a plan.

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