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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.

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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

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

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"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.

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