Books: Under the Persimmon Tree

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Set in Northern Afghanistan, 2001, this novel explores the relationship between a young American woman and a refugee girl. When the Taliban takes her brother and father to be soldiers, and the bombing of her tiny village kills her mother and baby brother, Najmah makes a dangerous journey over the mountains to Pakistan.

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    Classification
    Young Adult and Children's Books
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    ISBN 13
    9780744555974
    ISBN 10
    0744555973
    Format
    Paperback
    Official publishing date
    06/02/2006
    Published by
    Walker Books Ltd
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