Toronto, Canada: Groundwood Books
2009, 439 pages
The story of a young Afghan girl whose father is arrested by the Taliban. With her father gone, her family is left without anyone to earn money and shop for food. Forbidden to work as a girl, Parvana disguises herself as a boy to save her family.
Recommended for ages 10 and up.
This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.