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Staples, Suzanne Fisher
Shabanu : daughter of the wind / by Suzanne Fisher Staples
Alternate Title Daughter of the wind
New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, c1989
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Juvenile Historic/1st Flr/ Check out to UM-D students, faculty & staff  jPN.Stap29S5 1989    AVAILABLE
Mardigian Endowment Bookplate
Subject(s) Sex role -- Juvenile fiction
Young women -- Pakistan -- Juvenile fiction
Arranged marriage -- Juvenile fiction
Families -- Juvenile fiction
Subject Pakistan -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile fiction
Cholistan Desert (Pakistan) -- Juvenile fiction
Physical Description 240 p. : map ; 22 cm
Note Sequel: Haveli
Awards Newbery Honor Book, 1990
Summary When eleven-year old Shabanu, the daughter of a nomad in the Cholistan Desert of present-day Pakistan, is pledged in marriage to an older man whose money will bring prestige to the family, she must either accept the decision, as is the custom, or risk the consequences of defying her father's wishes
Alternate Author Mardigian Endowment, 2013

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