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The Resource The long road from Kandahar, Sara MacDonald

The long road from Kandahar, Sara MacDonald

Label
The long road from Kandahar
Title
The long road from Kandahar
Statement of responsibility
Sara MacDonald
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pakistan: Among the almond orchards of the Swat Valley, Zamir tends goats with his son, Raza. He must make a heartbreaking decision if he is to protect his youngest child from the Taliban. Afghanistan: On a military base in Lashkar Gah, Ben lives on edge, wondering if his family will be the next to receive life-changing news from the front line. Cornwall: And in a ramshackle house on the Cornish coast, Ben?s mother Delphi, an artist, offers a refuge to her grandson Finn, as he retreats from the changes he senses in his family.When Raza and Finn, two boys from impossibly different worlds, meet, they are united by their loneliness. But will their unexpected bond be enough to save not just each other, but also their families, just as all their lives are about to change forever?
Cataloging source
YDX
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1972-
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MacDonald, Sara
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Taliban
  • Families
  • Loneliness
  • Boys
  • Friendship
  • Cornwall (England: County)
  • Afghanistan
Target audience
adult
Label
The long road from Kandahar, Sara MacDonald
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes reading group questions
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000071480296
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
468 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780008532567
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1284290980
Label
The long road from Kandahar, Sara MacDonald
Publication
Note
Includes reading group questions
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000071480296
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
468 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780008532567
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1284290980

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