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Ellis, Deborah, 1960-

The breadwinner : a graphic novel / based on the original book by Deborah Ellis ; adapted from the feature film directed by Nora Twomey. - 77 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.

This beautiful graphic-novel adaptation of The Breadwinner animated film tells the story of eleven-year-old Parvana who must disguise herself as a boy to support her family during the Taliban s rule in Afghanistan.

9781773061184 (tr. pbk.) 1773061186 (tr. pbk.)

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