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Parvana : a graphic novel

Author: Shelley Tanaka; Michael Solomon; Deborah Ellis
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. Allen &Unwin 2018 ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
This graphic novel adaptation of the animated film, inspired by Deborah Ellis's beloved novel, tells the story of eleven-year-old Parvana. When soldiers burst into her home and drag her father off to prison, Parvana is forced to take responsibility for her whole family, dressing as a boy to make a living in the marketplace of Kabul, risking her life in the dangerous and volatile city. By turns exciting and touching,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Young adult works
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shelley Tanaka; Michael Solomon; Deborah Ellis
ISBN: 9781760631970 1760631973
OCLC Number: 1021212528
Notes: 'Based on the original book by Deborah Ellis. Adapted from the feature film directed by Nora Twomey . . ." -- Title page.
Description: 79 pages : chiefly colour illustrations ; 26 cm.
Other Titles: Breadwinner (Motion picture : 2017)
Responsibility: [text adapted by Shelley Tanaka from the Breadwinner film, from a screenplay by Anita Doron ; art direction and design by Michael Solomon].


A stunning graphic novel edition of the internationally bestselling novel and adapted from the Academy Award nominated film 'The Breadwinner'.  Read more...


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