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An emotion of great delight

Author: Tahereh Mafi
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2021] ©2021
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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2003: the US has officially declared war on Iraq, and the American political world has evolved. Hate crimes are on the rise, FBI agents are infiltrating local mosques, and the Muslim community is harassed and targeted more than ever. Shadi, who wears hijab, keeps her head down. Her brother is dead, her father is dying, her mother is falling apart, and her best friend has dropped out of her life. And her heart is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Young adult works
Fiction
Historical fiction
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Novels
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tahereh Mafi
ISBN: 9780062972415 0062972413
OCLC Number: 1252062085
Description: 248 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Tahereh Mafi.

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2003: the US has officially declared war on Iraq, and the American political world has evolved. Hate crimes are on the rise, FBI agents are infiltrating local mosques, and the Muslim community is harassed and targeted more than ever. Shadi, who wears hijab, keeps her head down. Her brother is dead, her father is dying, her mother is falling apart, and her best friend has dropped out of her life. And her heart is broken. Shadi devours her own pain, retreating farther inside herself until finally, one day, she explodes.--Adapted from jacket.

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