Nasreen's secret school : a true story from Afghanistan
Source:Beach Lane Books, Volume 1st, New York (2009)
Call Number:Cubb Curr LC2410 .A3 W56 2009
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
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.
Lexile measure 630; Ages 6-10