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Homeless Bird

Wit and Mirth  Or  Pills to Purge Melancholy
Author: Gloria Whelan
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061975820
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The National Book Award-winning novel about one remarkable young woman who dares to defy fate, perfect for readers who enjoyed A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park or Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai. Like many girls her age in India, thirteen-year-old Koly faces her arranged marriage with hope and courage. But Koly's story takes a terrible turn when in the wake of the ceremony, she discovers she's been horribly misled—her life has been sold for a dowry. Can she forge her own future, even in the face of time-worn tradition? Perfect for schools and classrooms, this universally acclaimed, bestselling, and award-winning novel by master of historical fiction Gloria Whelan is a gripping tale of hope that will transport readers of all ages.
Homeless Bird
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Gloria Whelan
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-06 - Publisher: Harper Collins
The National Book Award-winning novel about one remarkable young woman who dares to defy fate, perfect for readers who enjoyed A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park or Inside Out and Back Again by Thanhha Lai. Like many girls her age in India, thirteen-year-old Koly faces her arranged
Building Character Through Multicultural Literature
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Rosann Jweid, Margaret Rizzo
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press
A comprehensive reference to 50 titles that will help children cultivate ethics, assume personal responsibility, and practice moral judgment in unfamiliar cultural contexts.
Pajaro Sin Hogar (Homeless Bird)
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Gloria Whelan
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-04-01 - Publisher: Turtleback
For use in schools and libraries only. Like many girls her age in India, 13-year-old Koly faces her arranged marriage with hope and courage. But Koly's story takes a terrible turn when in the wake of the ceremony, she discovers she's been horribly misled.
Thematic Guide to Young Adult Literature
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Alice Trupe
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
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Dictionary of American Young Adult Fiction, 1997-2001
Language: en
Pages: 558
Authors: Alethea Helbig, Agnes Perkins
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO
Looks at 290 award-winning books for young adults, using 750 alphabetical entries on individual works, authors, characters, and settings to provide plot summaries, critical assessments, and biographical information.
From Hinton to Hamlet
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Sarah K. Herz, Donald R. Gallo
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
Uses thematic groupings built around recent young adult literature as bridges to the classics. This second edition has been revised by more than 60% and expanded. It continues to emphasize the goal of helping teenagers become lifelong readers, as well as critical and confident readers.
Booktalks and More
Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: Lucy Schall
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
Inspire teenagers to read quality literature and help them explore issues relevant to their lives. This outstanding book offers motivational, ready-to-use booktalks for more than 100 of the best new reads for teenagers, guaranteed to pique teen interest. With a focus on recently published fiction and nonfiction titles in a
Rural Rambles Or, Some Chapters on Flowers, Birds, and Insects
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Lucy Schall
Categories: Birds
Type: BOOK - Published: 1854 - Publisher:
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Language: en
Pages: 347
Authors: Charles Wilkins Webber
Categories: Birds
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The Rag-picker
Language: en
Pages: 431
Authors: George Pickering Burnham
Categories: Birds
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