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Love, Hate, and Other Filters

Title

Love, Hate, and Other Filters

Authors

Samira Ahmed

Publisher

Soho Teen

Publication Year

2018

ISBN

9781616958473

Pages

281 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Maya Aziz, seventeen, is caught between her India-born parents' world of college and marrying a suitable Muslim boy and her dream world of film school and dating her classmate, Phil, when a terrorist attack changes her life forever.

Grade Level

9-12

Topic

Culture/Ethnicity; Racial Diversity; Bicultural; Race discrimination; bicultural teenager; racism; prejudice

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

Indian American

Family Formation

mother and father

LGBTQ+

none

Awards

Booklist Book Review Stars, 2017

Keywords

Islamophobia; terrorist attack; romance; college plans; parental expectations; photography; film; Chicago; bullying

Diversity Impact

direct

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