Shahana /

A moving story of one child's life in a conflict zone: Shahana, a young girl living in war-torn Kashmir. 'Open your eyes. We will not hurt you.' The boy quietens; his eyes open. 'Where are you from?' The boy stares at them both; then says, 'Who will you tell?' Shahana lives alone with her young... Full description

Main Author: Hawke, Rosanne
Other Authors: White, Lynette,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2013
Series: Through my eyes ; 1
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082 0 0 |a A823.3 
100 0 |a Hawke, Rosanne 
245 1 0 |a Shahana /  |c Rosanne Hawke ; Lynette White (series editor). 
260 |a Crows Nest, N.S.W. :  |b Allen & Unwin,  |c 2013. 
264 1 |a Crows Nest, NSW  |b Allen & Unwin,  |c 2013. 
300 |a 206 pages :  |b map ;  |c 20 cm. 
490 1 |a Through my eyes ;  |v 1 
500 |a Lyn White (series editor). 
520 |a A moving story of one child's life in a conflict zone: Shahana, a young girl living in war-torn Kashmir. 'Open your eyes. We will not hurt you.' The boy quietens; his eyes open. 'Where are you from?' The boy stares at them both; then says, 'Who will you tell?' Shahana lives alone with her young brother in the shadow of the Line of Control, the border patrolled by Pakistani and Indian soldiers that divides Kashmir in two. Life is hard, but Shahana ekes out a living with her beautiful embroidery. Then she finds a boy lying unconscious near the border. Zahid is from across the Line of Control, and Shahana takes a terrible risk by sheltering him. But how can she give Zahid up to the authorities when she knows he'll be imprisoned - or worse? 
650 0 |a Young adult fiction. 
650 0 |a Kashmir  |v Juvenile fiction. 
650 |a VPRC  |x 9-10 
651 0 |a Jammu and Kashmir (India) 
651 0 |a Kashmir (India) 
651 0 |a Kashmir 
700 1 |a White, Lynette, 
949 |b 246665012   |a J HAWK  |c Junior Fiction  |d Book  |f AM   |i JFIC   |k Available   |p 0000011.91 
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