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The Resource I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban, Malala Yousafzai ; with Christina Lamb

I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban, Malala Yousafzai ; with Christina Lamb

Label
I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban
Title
I am Malala
Title remainder
the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban
Statement of responsibility
Malala Yousafzai ; with Christina Lamb
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. On Tuesday, October 9, 2012, she almost paid the ultimate price
Summary
Describes the life of a young Pakistani student who advocated for women's rights and education in the Taliban-controlled Swat Valley who survived an assassination attempt and became the youngest nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2014
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2013.
  • Library Journal Best Books 2013
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10220670
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1997-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yousafzai, Malala
Dewey number
371/.822095491092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lamb, Christina
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yousafzai, Malala
  • Young women
  • Children's rights
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban
Label
I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban, Malala Yousafzai ; with Christina Lamb
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before the Taliban. A daughter is born ; My father the falcon ; Growing up in a school ; The village ; Why I don't wear earrings and Pashtuns don't say thank you ; Children of the rubbish mountain ; The mufti who tried to close our school ; The autumn of the earthquake -- The Valley of Death. Radio Mullah ; Toffees, tennis balls, and the Buddhas of Swat ; The clever class ; The bloody square ; The diary of Gul Makai ; A funny kind of peace ; Leaving the valley -- Three girls, three bullets. The Valley of Sorrows ; Praying to be tall ; The woman and the sea ; A private Talibanization ; Who is Malala? -- Between life and death. "God, I entrust her to You" ; Journey into the unknown -- A second life. "The girl shot in the head, Birmingham" ; "They have snatched her smile" -- Epilogue ; One child, one teacher, one book, one pen-- -- Important events in Pakistan and Swat
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition ; First edition.
Extent
viii, 455 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780316286633
Isbn Type
(softcover : large print)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colored illustrations, portraits, map
System control number
(OCoLC)860756968
Label
I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban, Malala Yousafzai ; with Christina Lamb
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before the Taliban. A daughter is born ; My father the falcon ; Growing up in a school ; The village ; Why I don't wear earrings and Pashtuns don't say thank you ; Children of the rubbish mountain ; The mufti who tried to close our school ; The autumn of the earthquake -- The Valley of Death. Radio Mullah ; Toffees, tennis balls, and the Buddhas of Swat ; The clever class ; The bloody square ; The diary of Gul Makai ; A funny kind of peace ; Leaving the valley -- Three girls, three bullets. The Valley of Sorrows ; Praying to be tall ; The woman and the sea ; A private Talibanization ; Who is Malala? -- Between life and death. "God, I entrust her to You" ; Journey into the unknown -- A second life. "The girl shot in the head, Birmingham" ; "They have snatched her smile" -- Epilogue ; One child, one teacher, one book, one pen-- -- Important events in Pakistan and Swat
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition ; First edition.
Extent
viii, 455 pages (large print), 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780316286633
Isbn Type
(softcover : large print)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colored illustrations, portraits, map
System control number
(OCoLC)860756968

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