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Author Barakat, Ibtisam.

Title Tasting the sky : a Palestinian childhood / Ibtisam Barakat.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Historical Fiction  B BARAKAT    ---  Available
 PHS Non-Fiction  956.9504 BARAKAT    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description x, 176 p. : map ; 22 cm.
Note "Melanie Kroupa books."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [173]-176).
Indexed In: Wilson's Junior High School, August 2007
School Library Journal starred, May 2007
Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.), January 2008
Booklist starred, March 2007
Book Links-starred, January 2008
Publisher's Weekly, April 2007
Kirkus Starred, May 2007
Horn Book, October 2007
Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), June 2007
Multicultural Review, December 2007
Summary A memoir in which the author describes her childhood as a Palestinian refugee, discussing her family's experiences during and after the Six-Day War, and the freedom she felt at learning to read and write.
Audience 870 Lexile.
Young Adult Follett Library Resources
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG RL 5.8 7.0 115456 852 PCMS
Subject Barakat, Ibtisam.
Palestinian Arabs -- Biography.
Israel-Arab conflicts.
ISBN 0374357331

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