Balcony on the Moon: Coming of Age in Palestine

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Balcony on the Moon: Coming of Age in Palestine

by Ibtisam Barakat

First Release:

January 2017

ISBN: 9780374302511

2017 Amelia Bloomer List, Top Ten
Follow author Ibtisam Barakat through her childhood and adolescence in Palestine from 1972 to 1981 in this stand-alone companion to the award-winning Tasting the Sky. Author’s note. Map of Israel/Palestine area. List of resources.

  • ISBN: 9780374302511
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
    Page Count: 240
    Trim Size: 8 1/4" x 5 1/2"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 6.5, Points: 9
    Lexile: Level: 970L
    Awards & Honors: CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2017, 9–12
    2017 Notable Books for a Global Society
    VOYA’S Nonfiction Honor List 2017
    Genre: Nonfic
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