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Parvana's Journey

Ellis, Deborah (Book - 2002 )
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
Parvana's Journey


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With Kabul in ruins, the Taliban still in control Afghanistan, and her father dead, thirteen year old Parvana disguises herself as a boy and bands together with other stray children to search for her mother, brother, and sister, just as war breaks out.
Authors: Ellis, Deborah, 1960-
Title: Parvana's journey
Publisher: Toronto :, Groundwood Books ;, Berkeley, Calif. :, Distributed in the USA by Publishers Group West,, c2002.
Characteristics: 199 p. :,maps ;,20 cm.
Notes: Sequel to: The breadwinner.
Summary: With Kabul in ruins, the Taliban still in control Afghanistan, and her father dead, thirteen year old Parvana disguises herself as a boy and bands together with other stray children to search for her mother, brother, and sister, just as war breaks out.
Audience: 640
Local Note: Accelerated Reader AR 45 10050
Reading Counts RC 55 10100
ISBN: 0888995148
0888995199
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Report This Mar 15, 2014
  • ashfia7012 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

it is a good book but i thought the breadwinner is better

Report This Aug 17, 2013
  • rmarc rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

that book it a sad book but i like it you real never forget wha happend in the book if you read it and the outhor is my hero she wrote a lot off good book

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  • slowlyfairy4 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

this book was amazing but sad.i think you should read this inspiring book.it gives you a thought that u wish you could changs what is happening in afghanistan.the series corrupts you!!!! my teacher corrupted me!! deborah ellis deserves a award for these amazing books!!!!! she now is my favourite author ever!!!! i love her awesome books and these comments below me and very true!! hope u defently enjoy all of her amazing books!!!

Very good book. You should also read "The Breadwinner".

this book is a really good book <3

Report This Aug 15, 2012
  • jessy24 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

an eye-opener yes, but also gives you an involuntary sense of empathy. if only you could change the world you think.

Report This Aug 12, 2010
  • Fatima Almalki rated this: 3 stars out of 5.

i loved this book, i read it 2 years ago. If you like it then i would recommend "The Breadwinner" , another great book by deborah ellis

Report This Apr 03, 2010
  • Devashar rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Strength, courage, and perserverence .These three things are what push Parvana to finding her family. This book is well written and quickly consumes the reader.

Report This Mar 24, 2010
  • saphire__257 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

In the end i had so many different feelings. I felt so sad for her sister.

Report This Mar 12, 2010
  • bbgtova rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I think this was an amazing book filled with action from beggining to end. It teaches you of a childs life without a mother or father, ACTING like a mother and father.

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Violence: A guy gets his hand chopped off and stuff like that

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Report This Aug 15, 2012
  • jessy24 rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

she closed her eyes and imagined a cool, green valley, like the one her mother's family came from, only better and brighter than te way her mother had described it.

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