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Author Ali, Nujood.

Uniform Title Moi Noujoud, 10 ans, divorcee. English
Title I am Nujood, age 10 and divorced / Nujood Ali with Delphine Minoui ; translated by Linda Coverdale.

Imprint New York : Three Rivers Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.2352 Al41Ba 2010    ---  Available
 PHS Non-Fiction  306.872 ALI    ---  Available
Edition 1st American ed.
Description 188 p. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-183).
Contents Nujood, a modern-day heroine -- In court -- Khardji -- The judge -- The wedding -- Shada -- Running away -- The divorce -- The birthday -- Mona -- The return of fares -- When I become a lawyer -- Epilogue.
Summary The true story of the remarkable 10-year-old Yemeni girl who dared to defy her country's most archaic traditions by fighting for a divorce.
Language Translated from the French.
Subject Child marriage -- Yemen (Republic)
Ali, Nujood.
Girls -- Yemen (Republic) -- Social conditions.
Yemen (Republic) -- Social life and customs.
Added Author Minoui, Delphine.
ISBN 9780307589675 (pbk.)
0307589676 (pbk.)

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