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Nadia's hands

Author: Karen English; Jonathan Weiner
Publisher: Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Boyds Mills Press, 2010. ©1999
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : First Boyds Mills Press paperback editionView all editions and formats
A Pakistani-American girl takes part in her aunt's traditional Pakistani wedding.

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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Karen English; Jonathan Weiner
ISBN: 9781590787847 1590787846
OCLC Number: 693946785
Target Audience: For readers about 6 to 8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: by Karen English ; illustrated by Jonathan Weiner.
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When Nadia is chosen to be a flower girl in Auntie Laila's traditional Pakistani wedding, her hands are decorated with beautiful designs made with mehndi, and she comes to understand the rich culture  Read more...


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"How the strength of time-honored traditions and the warmth and love of a large extended family transform Nadia's feelings about her hands make an affecting . . . story." -Kirkus Reviews"Children Read more...

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