A very large expanse of sea

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A very large expanse of sea

Mafi, Tahereh, author.

New York, NY : Harper, [2018]

310 pages ; 22 cm

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In 2002, a sixteen-year-old Muslim girl named Shirin starts over at yet another high school, having dealt with the prejudice and abuse that followed 9/11. She copes with the anti-Islamic animosity by turning to music and break-dancing. She meets Ocean James, who comes from a very different background, but really seems to want to get to know her. But she's had the walls up for so long, she doesn't know if she can really let him in.

Reading Counts: Level 5.0 UG / 10.0 Points / 199230.

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ISBN:

9780062866561

LC Call No:

PZ7.M2695 Ve 2018

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Mafi, Tahereh, author.

Title:

A very large expanse of sea / Tahereh Mafi.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

310 pages ; 22 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Booklist Starred Reviews, 9/15/2018

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Reviews Starred, 3/15/2019

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 8/20/2018

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal Starred, 9/2018

Citation/Refs:

Voice of Youth Advocates, 12/2018

Summary:

In 2002, a sixteen-year-old Muslim girl named Shirin starts over at yet another high school, having dealt with the prejudice and abuse that followed 9/11. She copes with the anti-Islamic animosity by turning to music and break-dancing. She meets Ocean James, who comes from a very different background, but really seems to want to get to know her. But she's had the walls up for so long, she doesn't know if she can really let him in.

Target Audience:

5.

Target Audience:

9-12.

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS UG 5.0 10.0 199230.

Subject:

Muslims--United States--Fiction.

Subject:

Teenagers--United States--Fiction.

Subject:

High schools--Fiction.

Subject:

Prejudices--Fiction.

Subject:

Love stories.

Link:

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