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My name is Parvana —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.

Parvana is imprisoned and interrogated by American soldiers when she is found wandering around alone in a bombed-out school in Afghanistan.

The breadwinner —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.

Because the Taliban rulers of Kabul, Afghanistan, impose strict limitations on women's freedom and behavior, eleven-year-old Parvana must disguise herself as a boy so that her family can survive after her father's arrest...

The breadwinner : a graphic novel —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.

This beautiful graphic-novel adaptation of The Breadwinner animated film tells the story of eleven-year-old Parvana who must disguise herself as a boy to support her family during the Taliban s rule in Afghanistan.

My story starts here : voices of young offenders —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.

"Deborah Ellis, activist and award-winning author of The Breadwinner, interviews young people involved in the criminal justice system and lets them tell their own stories. Jamar found refuge in a gang after leaving an ab...

The breadwinner a graphic novel —Tanaka, Shelley, author.
Graphic Novel
2018
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"This beautiful graphic-novel adaptation of The Breadwinner animated film tells the story of eleven-year-old Parvana who must disguise herself as a boy to support her family during the Taliban's rule in Afghanistan. Debo...

Sit —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.

"The seated child. With a single powerful image, Deborah Ellis draws our attention to nine children and the situations they find themselves in, often through no fault of their own. In each story, a child makes a decision...

Kids of Kabul : living bravely through a never-ending war —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.

"Deborah Ellis traveled to Afghanistan to find out how the kids of Kabul are faring."-- Provided by publisher.

Parvana, une enfance en Afghanistan : la bande dessinée —Tanaka, Shelley, adaptor.

Young Parvana lives with her family in one room of a bombed-out apartment building in Kabul, Afghanistan. Because Parvana's father has a foreign education, he is arrested by the Taliban. Women cannot appear in public unl...

The greats —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.

"Winning a national high-school geography competition should be the high point of Jomon's life. So why does he find himself running through the streets of Georgetown, Guyana, later that same night -- so angry and despera...

Parvana's Journey —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.
EBook
2002

After her father's death, Parvana, now thirteen-years-old, continues to search for her mother in war-torn Afghanistan, joining with two younger children who are also struggling to survive.

The Breadwinner —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.
EBook
2015

"A cracking start to a dramatic trilogy... a gruesome, fast-paced story which ticks all the boxes whilst avoiding the usual zombie cliches." -- David Moody, author of Hater The end of the world is not glamorous. In a mat...

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