The Resource The breadwinner, Deborah Ellis

The breadwinner, Deborah Ellis

Label
The breadwinner
Title
The breadwinner
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Ellis
Title variation
Bread winner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Member of
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Hackmatack Children's Choice Book Award (Canada) for English Fiction, 2003.
  • Manitoba Young Readers' Choice Award, 2002.
  • Red Cedar Book Awards (British Columbia), Fiction category, 2003.
  • Rocky Mountain Book Award (Alberta), 2003.
  • Surrey Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2002.
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2002
  • Middle East Book Award, Youth Literature Winner, 2002
Awards note
  • Middle East Book Award, 2002
  • Amelia Bloomer Award, 2002.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
082958
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellis, Deborah
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 630
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.E469
LC item number
Br 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
  • 4.5.
  • 4.5.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Breadwinner trilogy
Series volume
1]
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Taliban
  • Taliban
  • Taliban
  • Girls
  • Sex role
  • Kabul (Afghanistan)
  • Afghanistan
  • Kabul (Afghanistan)
  • Afghanistan
  • Women's rights
  • Sex role
  • Disguise
  • Survival
  • Kabul (Afghanistan)
  • Afghanistan
  • Sex role
  • Girls
  • Afghanistan
  • Afghanistan
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The breadwinner, Deborah Ellis
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A groundwood book."
  • Sequel: Parvana's journey
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm47120972
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9781480670860
Lccn
00693536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)47120972
Label
The breadwinner, Deborah Ellis
Link
Publication
Note
  • "A groundwood book."
  • Sequel: Parvana's journey
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm47120972
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9781480670860
Lccn
00693536
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)47120972

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