The Resource A girl like that, Tanaz Bhathena, (electronic resource)

A girl like that, Tanaz Bhathena, (electronic resource)

Label
A girl like that
Title
A girl like that
Statement of responsibility
Tanaz Bhathena
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Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Zarin Wadia is many things: a bright and vivacious student, an orphan, a risk taker. She's also the kind of girl that parents warn their kids to stay away from: a troublemaker whose many romances are the subject of endless gossip at school. You don't want to get involved with a girl like that, they say. So how is it that eighteen-year-old Porus Dumasia has only ever had eyes for her? And how did Zarin and Porus end up dead in a car together, crashed on the side of a highway in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia? When the religious police arrive on the scene, everything everyone thought they knew about Zarin is questioned. And as her story is pieced together, told through multiple perspectives, it becomes clear that she was far more than just a girl like that. This beautifully written debut novel from Tanaz Bhathena reveals a rich and wonderful new world to readers; tackles complicated issues of race, identity, class, and religion; and paints a portrait of teenage ambition, angst, and alienation that feels both inventive and universal
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Bhathena, Tanaz
Nature of contents
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  • East Indians
  • East Indians
  • Dating (Social customs)
  • Rape
  • Bullying
  • Religion
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Dating (Social customs)
  • Rape
  • Bullying
  • Religion
  • High schools
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / People & Places / Middle East
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Dating & Sex
  • PLP
  • Jiddah (Saudi Arabia)
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Jiddah (Saudi Arabia)
  • Saudi Arabia
Label
A girl like that, Tanaz Bhathena, (electronic resource)
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http://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BPwAAAA2x/products/74702e58-8def-430d-99f0-ec98736c8c8e
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Publication
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780374305451
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
74702E58-8DEF-430D-99F0-EC98736C8C8E
System details
  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read
Label
A girl like that, Tanaz Bhathena, (electronic resource)
Link
http://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BPwAAAA2x/products/74702e58-8def-430d-99f0-ec98736c8c8e
Publication
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780374305451
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
74702E58-8DEF-430D-99F0-EC98736C8C8E
System details
  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read

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