Split: World Book Day 2020
Format: Paperback / softback
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
A World Book Day 2020 exclusive story about standing up and being heard from the Branford Boase Award-winning author of I Am Thunder, Muhammad Khan.
SKU: 9781529039238Categories: Children's / Teenage personal & social topics: bullying & harassment, Children's / Teenage personal & social topics: families & family issues, Children's / Teenage personal & social topics: friends & friendship issues, Children's / Teenage personal and social topics: Bullying and harassment, Children's / Teenage personal and social topics: Families and family members, Children's / Teenage personal and social topics: Friends and friendships
A day can change everything in this exclusive short story from the award-winning author of I Am Thunder, written for World Book Day 2020. Fifteen-year-old Salma Hashbi has been caught with her boyfriend in a totally humiliating misunderstanding. Instantly accused of being easy, she is shunned by everyone at school, shamed by her community and worst of all has disappointed her mum. Enough is enough and Salma decides to fight back against the prejudice and rumours and audition for the role of her dreams. But on the hottest day of the year, with everything against her, can Salma make it in time and show the world who she really is? A powerful story of standing up and standing out from the Branford Boase Award-winning Muhammad Khan.
|Dimensions||10 × 111 × 177 mm|