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Guantanamo boy

Author: Anna Perera
Publisher: Pymble, Sydney, NSW : Angus & Robertson, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Fifteen-year-old Khalid is mistaken for a terrorist while on holiday in Karachi, and is transported against his will to the infamous Guantanamo Bay. This is the story of his struggles while incarcerated."--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Perera
ISBN: 9780732288952 0732288959
OCLC Number: 319574245
Target Audience: For secondary school age.
Description: 340 pages : map ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Anna Perera.

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Khalid, a fifteen-year-old Muslim boy from Rochdale, is abducted from Pakistan while on holiday with his family. He is taken to Guantanamo Bay and held without charge, where his hopes and dreams are  Read more...

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