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The Resource I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban, Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb

I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban, Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb

Label
I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban
Title
I am Malala
Title remainder
the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban
Statement of responsibility
Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the life of a young Pakistani student who advocated for women's rights and education in the Taliban-controlled Swat Valley who survived an assassination attempt and became the youngest nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize
Summary
Documents the educational pursuits of the Nobel Peace Prize nominee who became an international symbol of hope and inspiration when she challenged the traditions of her Pakistan community, offering insight into the influential role of her courageous father
Tone
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2015
  • Parents' Choice Award for Non-Fiction, 2015
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10389866
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
  • 371/.8220954910924
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1000
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
LC2330
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
830
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how one girl stood up for education and changed the world
Label
I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban, Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before the Taliban. A daughter is born -- My father the falcon -- Growing up in a school -- The village -- Why I don't wear earrings and Pashtuns don't say thank you -- Children of the rubbish mountain -- The mufti who tried to close our school -- The autumn of the earthquake -- The Valley of Death. Radio Mullah ; Toffees, tennis balls, and the Buddhas of Swat ; The clever class ; The bloody square ; The diary of Gul Makai ; A funny kind of peace ; Leaving the valley -- Three Bullets, Three Girls. The Valley of Sorrows -- Praying to be tall -- The woman and the sea -- A private Talibanization -- Who is Malala? -- Between Life and Death. "God, I entrust her to You" -- Journey into the unknown -- A second life. "The girl shot in the head, Birmingham" ; "They have snatched her smile" -- One child, one teacher, one book, one pen-- -- Important events in Pakistan and Swat
Control code
20097623
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 327 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316322409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn842111966
  • (OCoLC)842111966
Label
I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban, Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before the Taliban. A daughter is born -- My father the falcon -- Growing up in a school -- The village -- Why I don't wear earrings and Pashtuns don't say thank you -- Children of the rubbish mountain -- The mufti who tried to close our school -- The autumn of the earthquake -- The Valley of Death. Radio Mullah ; Toffees, tennis balls, and the Buddhas of Swat ; The clever class ; The bloody square ; The diary of Gul Makai ; A funny kind of peace ; Leaving the valley -- Three Bullets, Three Girls. The Valley of Sorrows -- Praying to be tall -- The woman and the sea -- A private Talibanization -- Who is Malala? -- Between Life and Death. "God, I entrust her to You" -- Journey into the unknown -- A second life. "The girl shot in the head, Birmingham" ; "They have snatched her smile" -- One child, one teacher, one book, one pen-- -- Important events in Pakistan and Swat
Control code
20097623
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 327 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316322409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn842111966
  • (OCoLC)842111966

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