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The Eleventh Trade

The Eleventh Trade (Paperback)

By Hollingsworth, Alyssa

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REFUGEE BOY for a new generation - a debut novel for 9+ about a young refugee from Afghanistan and his search to find his grandfather's precious musical instrument.Back in Afghanistan, before the Taliban came, Sami's grandfather was a famous musician. People would come from miles... around and pay thousands to hear him play the rebab.Now Sami and his grandfather are refugees living in Boston. The rebab is their most valuable possession and a reminder of home.Then one terrible day, the rebab is stolen. Sami's grandfather is devastated. His last link with home is gone and with it, his livelihood.Sami resolves to get the rebab back as a surprise for Eid. When he finds it on ebay, with a hefty price tag attached, he begins to trade the few possessions he has - and as he does, he finds, to his surprise, that there are all kinds of people willing to help.
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ISBN 9781848126893
Released NZ 28 Nov 2018
Publisher Templar Publishing
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781848126893
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Templar Publishing
Imprint Piccadilly Press
Released 28 Nov 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Hollingsworth, Alyssa
Category School Stories
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Number of Pages 336
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 200mm
Spine: 21mm
Dewey Code 813.6
Weight 250g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress Afghans - Juvenile literature - Massachusetts - Boston, Afghanistan - Juvenile literature, Boston Mass - Juvenile literature
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile