Summer Reading Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | July 22, 2014

Nick Harkaway: IMG The Florist-Assassins



The three men lit up in my mind's eye, with footnotes. They were converging on me — and on the object I was carrying — in a way that had... Continue »
  1. $18.87 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    Tigerman

    Nick Harkaway 9780385352413

spacer

On Order

$16.60
New Library Bound
Currently out of stock.
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
- Local Warehouse Children's Young Adult- Social Issue Fiction

Iqbal

by

Iqbal Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Synopsis:

When young Iqbal is sold into slavery at a carpet factory, his arrival changes everything for the other overworked and abused chidren there. It is Iqbal who explains to them that despite their master's promises, he plans on keeping them as his slaves indefinetely. But it is also Iqbal who inspires the other children to look to a future free from toil...and is brave enough to show them how to get there.

This moving fictionalized account of the real Iqbal Masih is told through the voice of Fatima, a young Pakistani girl whose life is changed by Iqbal's courage.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780756955021
Author:
D'adamo, Francesco
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Translator:
Leonori, Ann
Author:
D'Adamo, Francesco
Subject:
Child abuse
Subject:
Pakistan
Subject:
Social Issues - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
People & Places - Asia
Subject:
Biographical - Other
Subject:
Child labor
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Prejudice and Racism
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Publication Date:
20050631
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Dimensions:
7.50x5.00x.60 in. .35 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

Related Subjects

Children's » General
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Prejudice and Racism
Young Adult » Nonfiction » Biographies

Iqbal New Library Bound
0 stars - 0 reviews
$16.60 Backorder
Product details pages Perfection Learning - English 9780756955021 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , When young Iqbal is sold into slavery at a carpet factory, his arrival changes everything for the other overworked and abused chidren there. It is Iqbal who explains to them that despite their master's promises, he plans on keeping them as his slaves indefinetely. But it is also Iqbal who inspires the other children to look to a future free from toil...and is brave enough to show them how to get there.

This moving fictionalized account of the real Iqbal Masih is told through the voice of Fatima, a young Pakistani girl whose life is changed by Iqbal's courage.

spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.