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The Resource Beneath my mother's feet, Amjed Qamar

Beneath my mother's feet, Amjed Qamar

Label
Beneath my mother's feet
Title
Beneath my mother's feet
Statement of responsibility
Amjed Qamar
Title variation
Beneath my mothers feet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When her father is injured, fourteen-year-old Nazia is pulled away from school, her friends, and her preparations for an arranged marriage, to help her mother clean houses in a wealthy part of Karachi, Pakistan, where she finally rebels against the destiny that is planned for her
Summary
When her father is injured, fourteen-year-old Nazia is pulled away from school, her friends, and her preparations for an arranged marriage, to help her mother clean houses in a wealthy part of Karachi, Pakistan, where she finally rebels against the destiny that is planned for her
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2009
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
266404
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Qamar, Amjed
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 12 up
  • 770
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
770
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family life
  • Household employees
  • Pakistan
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Sex role
  • Poverty
  • Household employees
  • Young adult fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Beneath my mother's feet, Amjed Qamar
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
5813056
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9781416947288
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007019001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn144570779
  • (OCoLC)144570779
Label
Beneath my mother's feet, Amjed Qamar
Link
Publication
Copyright
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
5813056
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9781416947288
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007019001
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn144570779
  • (OCoLC)144570779

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