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Wanting Mor / Khan, Rukhsana.

By: Khan, Rukhsana [author].
Toronto : Groundwood Books, c2009Description: 199 pages. ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9788192594897 (hbk.).Subject(s): Afghan War, 2001 -- Juvenile fiction | -- Juvenile fiction | -- Orphanages -- Juvenile fiction. -- AfghanistanDDC classification: 813.54 KHA Summary: Jameela feels relatively secure, sustained by her Muslim faith and the love of her mother, Mor. But when Mor dies, Jameela's father impulsively decides to start a new life in Kabul where Jameela ultimately becomes an orphan after being abandoned in a busy marketplace by her father and stepmother. With only the memory of her mother to sustain her, Jameela finds the strength to face those who abandoned her when fate brings them together again.
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Includes some text in Pushto.

Jameela feels relatively secure, sustained by her Muslim faith and the love of her mother, Mor. But when Mor dies, Jameela's father impulsively decides to start a new life in Kabul where Jameela ultimately becomes an orphan after being abandoned in a busy marketplace by her father and stepmother. With only the memory of her mother to sustain her, Jameela finds the strength to face those who abandoned her when fate brings them together again.

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