Parvana book deborah ellis


About the Author Deborah Ellis has been to Afghan refugee camps and heard many stories like Parvana's. All the royalties from this book will be donated to Women for Women in Afghanistan, dedicated to the education of Afghan girls in refugee camps in Pakistan. Sep 08, 2014 ·  The famous book Parvana is a book which consist of many different themes. The book is based in Afghanistan, the novel shows the living and life-style of a young girl named Parvana, who is the main character of the novel. Parvana the main character faces many challenges, risks and important decisions in order to save her family. Parvana's Journey (Breadwinner) [Deborah Ellis] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A war is raging in Afghanistan as a coalition of Western forces tries to oust the Taliban by bombing the country. This graphic novel would be great for Stage 3 students. Parvana is a girl in Afghanistan who cuts her hair and dresses like a boy to look after her family when her father is imprisoned. A powerful version of the novel by Deborah Ellis 'All girls [should read] Parvana by Deborah Ellis.' - Malala Yousafzai, New York Times 'A story of courage and heroism to inspire young people everywhere.' - Angelina Jolie This beautiful graphic-novel adaptation of the Academy Award nominated film, inspired by Deborah Ellis's beloved novel, tells the story of eleven-year-old Parvana. The Breadwinner Series Bundle: The Breadwinner / Parvana’s Journey / Mud City / My Name Is Parvana by Deborah Ellis 4.73 · 22 Ratings · 3 Reviews · published 2015 · 3 editions