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Amina's Voice

Title

Amina's Voice

Authors

Hena Khan

Publisher

Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Publication Year

2017

ISBN

9781481492065

Pages

197 pages

Genre

realism

Format

chapter book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A Pakistani-American Muslim girl struggles to stay true to her family's vibrant culture while simultaneously blending in at school after tragedy strikes her community.

Grade Level

6-8

Topic

Culture/Ethnicity, Racial Diversity; Multicultural; Multiracial; multiple cultures; multiple races

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

Pakistani American

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

Parents' Choice Award, 2017, Recommended, Fiction

Keywords

friendship; Islam; singing; school; mosque; names; community

Diversity Impact

direct

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