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Nasreen's secret school : a true story from Afghanistan

Nasreen's Secret School

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Beach Lane Books, Volume 1st, New York (2009)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr LC2410 .A3 W56 2009

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/8633167

Keywords:

Afghanistan--Social conditions, Afghanistan--Social conditions--21st century--Juvenile literature, Education--Afghanistan, Girls' schools--Afghanistan--Juvenile literature, Girls--Education--Afghanistan--Juvenile literature, Girls--Fiction, Parent-separated children, Taliban, Taliban--Juvenile literature

Abstract:

Summary: Based on a true story. After her parents are taken away by the Taliban, young Nasreen stops speaking. But as she spends time in a secret school, she slowly breaks out of her shell.

Notes:

Lexile measure 630; Ages 6-10