AFGHANISTAN: Parvana's father is arrested and taken away by the Taliban soldiers. Under Taliban law, women and girls are not allowed to leave the house on their own. Parvana, her mother, and sisters must stay inside. Four days later, the food runs out. They face starvation. So Parvana must pretend to be a boy to save her family. It is a dangerous plan, but their only chance. In fear she goes out - and witnesses the horror of landmines, and the bruality of the Taliban. She suffers beatings and the desperation of trying to survive. But even in despair lies hope
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Parvana, an Afgan girl, lives in Kabul with her family. One day Taliban soldiers come and arrest her father. She starts to work at the market pretending to be a boy. She becomes friends with Shauzia, but their lives are getting more difficult. Read full review
this book is a great book, im in grade seven and we are doing this for a book talk with my class. i strongly reccomend this book even if you are not doing a novel study/book talk type of thing.