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Aru Shah and the End of Time

Title

Aru Shah and the End of Time

Authors

Roshani Chokshi

Publisher

Disney Hyperion

Publication Year

2018

ISBN

9781368012355

Pages

355 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Twelve-year-old Aru stretches the truth to fit in at her private school, but when she is dared to prove an ancient lamp is cursed, she inadvertently frees an ancient demon.

Grade Level

3-5; 6-8

Topic

Family Relationships; Culture/Ethnicity; Single parent; Multicultural; single parent; single mother; cultural heritage

Main Character

girls

Race/Ethnicities

Gujarati / Indian American

Family Formation

single mother

LGBTQ+

none

Keywords

Indian mythology; Hindu mythology; Mahabharata; Gujarati; reincarnation; demons; prophecies; family; friendship

Diversity Impact

direct

Aru Shah and the End of Time

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