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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.

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.

The breadwinner a graphic novel —Tanaka, Shelley, author.
Graphic Novel
2018
Availability: 6 of 9

"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...

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 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, 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 breadwinner —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.
Large Print
2013
Availability: 0 of 0

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 cat at the wall —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2016

A cat sneaks into a small Palestinian house on the West Bank that has been commandeered by two Israeli soldiers. The house seems empty, until the cat realizes that a little boy is hiding beneath the floorboards. Should s...

Moon at nine —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2015

Fifteen-year-old Farrin has many secrets. Although she goes to a school for gifted girls in Tehran, as the daughter of an aristocratic mother and wealthy father, Farrin must keep a low profile. It is 1988; ever since the...

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