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The Resource I am malala : The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban., Malala Yousafzai, (electronic resource)

I am malala : The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban., Malala Yousafzai, (electronic resource)

Label
I am malala : The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban.
Title
I am malala
Title remainder
The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban.
Statement of responsibility
Malala Yousafzai
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A MEMOIR BY THE YOUNGEST RECIPIENT OF THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE "I come from a country that was created at midnight. When I almost died it was just after midday."When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education.On Tuesday, October 9, 2012, when she was fifteen, she almost paid the ultimate price. She was shot in the head at point-blank range while riding the bus home from school, and few expected her to survive.Instead, Malala's miraculous recovery has taken her on an extraordinary journey from a remote valley in northern Pakistan to the halls of the United Nations in New York. At sixteen, she became a global symbol of peaceful protest and the youngest nominee ever for the Nobel Peace Prize.I AM MALALA is the remarkable tale of a family uprooted by global terrorism, of the fight for girls' education, of a father who, himself a..
Summary
Describes the life of a young Pakistani student who advocated for women's rights and education in the Taliban-controlled Swat Valley who survived an assassination attempt and became the youngest nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2014
  • Goodreads Choice Award, 2013.
  • Library Journal Best Books 2013
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10220670
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1997-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yousafzai, Malala
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lamb, Christina
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban
Label
I am malala : The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban., Malala Yousafzai, (electronic resource)
Link
http://cpls.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=10E94C94-F798-4821-B70D-E0A7B901EF80
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780316280570
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
10E94C94-F798-4821-B70D-E0A7B901EF80
Label
I am malala : The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban., Malala Yousafzai, (electronic resource)
Link
http://cpls.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=10E94C94-F798-4821-B70D-E0A7B901EF80
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780316280570
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
10E94C94-F798-4821-B70D-E0A7B901EF80

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