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              Afghanistan Reading Resources

              A selection of resources for Intermediate & Senior Readers

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              After the Tampa
               

              After the Tampa (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Nazari, Abbas

              • RRP: $36.99
              • $27.74
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              The heart-rending story of a seven-year-old 'Tampa' refugee who grew up to become a Fulbright scholar, highlighting the plight and potential of refugees everywhere.

              ISBN 9781988547640
              Published NZ 17 Aug 2021
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Title is temporarily out of stock
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              Parvana

              Parvana (Paperback)

              By Ellis, Deborah

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $14.99
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              Afghanistan: Parvana's father is arrested and removed by Taliban solders. Under Taliban law, women and girls are not allowed to leave home without a man, so Parvana, her mother and sisters must stay inside. When their food runs out, they face starvation, so Parvana must pretend t...o be a boy.
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              ISBN 9781865086941
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2002
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Availability
              999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Shadow

              Shadow (Paperback)

              By Morpurgo, Michael

              • RRP: $17.99
              • $13.49
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              A powerful novel from Michael Morpurgo, the nation's favourite storyteller!

              ISBN 9780007339617
              Released NZ 1 Dec 2011
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Availability
              28 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Girl Underground
               

              Girl Underground (Paperback, New title)

              By Gleitzman, Morris

              • RRP: $21.00
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              Bridget has made a friend at her posh new school, Menzies, the son of the Federal Minister for National Development. Then she finds out about Menzies' pen-friend, Jamal, who is in a detention centre. When appeals to the government and the Prime Minister fail to set Jamal free, Br...idget and Menzies make plans ... Ages 11+.
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              ISBN 9780143300465
              Published NZ 7 Jun 2004
              Publisher Penguin Random House Australia
              Interest Age 7-12 years
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              722 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Parvana: A Graphic Novel

              Parvana: A Graphic Novel (Paperback)

              By Ellis, Deborah

              • RRP: $22.99
              • $17.24
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              A stunning graphic novel edition of the internationally bestselling novel and adapted from the major feature film 'The Breadwinner'.

              ISBN 9781760631970
              Published NZ 24 Jan 2018
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              Parvana's Journey

              Parvana's Journey (Paperback)

              By Ellis, Deborah

              • RRP: $19.99
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              In this sequel to The Breadwinner , Parvana travels alone across a war-ridden Afghanistan in an attempt to find her family. The novel tackles the topical issues of landmines and refugee camps and aims to show the human stories behind the headlines.

              ISBN 9781865089997
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2002
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              52 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              The Breadwinner
               

              The Breadwinner (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Anniversary ed.)

              By Ellis, Deborah

              • RRP: $21.50
              • $18.74
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              Originally published in 2000. Published in 2015 with additional content.

              ISBN 9781554987658
              Released NZ 28 May 2015
              Publisher Groundwood Books Ltd ,Canada
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Series Breadwinner
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              Internationally sourced (on backorder); allow 4-8 weeks
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              Lone Survivor: The Incredible True Story of Navy SEALs Under Siege

              Lone Survivor: The Incredible True Story of Navy SEALs Under Siege (Paperback)

              By Luttrell, Marcus; Robinson, Patrick

              • RRP: $29.99
              • $23.39
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              It was a top-secret US military mission. Now, the SEAL team leader finally tells the stunning true story. Now a major Hollywood film starring Mark Wahlberg and Eric Bana.

              ISBN 9780751555943
              Released NZ 28 Jan 2014
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
              Interest Age General Audience
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              178 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              The Patience Stone
                

              The Patience Stone (Paperback)

              By Rahimi, Atiq; Translated by McLean, Polly

              • RRP: $29.99
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              A young woman prays at her husband's bedside as he lies in a coma with a bullet in his neck. From outside come the sounds of tanks, gunshots, screaming and, most terrifying of all, silence. Inside, her two frightened daughters call to her from the hallway. As she tries to keep he...r husband alive, the woman rages against men, war, culture, God.
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              ISBN 9780099539544
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2011
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Parvana's Promise

              Parvana's Promise (Paperback)

              By Ellis, Deborah

              • RRP: $19.99
              • $14.99
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              Parvana, now fifteen, is found in a bombed-out school and held as a suspected terrorist by American troops in Afghanistan. A stunning sequel to Parvana and Parvana's Journey.

              ISBN 9781743312988
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2012
              Publisher Allen & Unwin
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
              Availability
              77 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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