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Author Barakat, Ibtisam, author.

Title Balcony on the moon : coming of age in Palestine / Ibtisam Barakat.

Publication Info. New York : Margaret Ferguson Books/Farrar Straus Giroux, 2016.

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Edition First edition.
Description 217 pages : map ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Study Program MG+ RL 6.5 9.0 185633
Note "An earlier version of the chapter "Stone House" was published as "Radio Street" by The Massachusetts Review in 2014."
Indexed In: Junior Library Guild
Summary Balcony on the Moon follows Ibtisam Barakat through her childhood and adolescence in Palestine from 1972-1981 and chronicles her desire to be a writer.
Audience Ages 14 & up.
Grades 9 & up.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)
Subject Memoir.
Barakat, Ibtisam -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature.
Barakat, Ibtisam -- Childhood and youth.
Barakat, Ibtisam -- Childhood and youth.
Arab-Israeli conflict -- Juvenile literature.
Children, Palestinian Arab -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Girls -- Education -- Arab countries -- Juvenile literature.
Youth, Palestinian Arab -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Arab-Israeli conflict.
Children, Palestinian Arab -- Biography.
Girls -- Education -- Arab countries.
Youth, Palestinian Arab -- Biography.
Arab-Israeli conflict.
Children, Palestinian Arab -- Biography.
Girls -- Education -- Arab countries.
Youth, Palestinian Arab -- Biography.
Israel -- History1967-1993 -- Juvenile literature.
Palestine -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Israel -- History1967-1993.
Palestine -- History -- 20th century.
Israel -- History1967-1993.
Palestine -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780374302511 (hardcover)

 
    
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