The Resource I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban, Malala Yousafzai ; with Christina Lamb

I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban, Malala Yousafzai ; with Christina Lamb

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 ; with Christina Lamb
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. On Tuesday October 9, 2012, she almost paid the ultimate price
Awards note
Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, 2014
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
  • 371/.8220954910924
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
LC2330
LC item number
.Y69 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Label
I am Malala : the girl who stood up for education and was shot by the Taliban, Malala Yousafzai ; with Christina Lamb
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Little Brown & Company, 2013
  • "With a new preface by the author"--Cover
  • Includes reading group guide
Contents
Before the Taliban. A daughter is born -- My father the falcon -- Growing up in a school -- The village -- Why I don't wear earrings and Pashtuns don't say thank you -- Children of the rubbish mountain -- The mufti who tried to close our school -- The autumn of the earthquake -- The Valley of Death. Radio Mullah ; Toffees, tennis balls, and the Buddhas of Swat ; The clever class ; The bloody square ; The diary of Gul Makai ; A funny kind of peace ; Leaving the valley -- Three girls, three bullets. The Valley of Sorrows -- Praying to be tall -- The woman and the sea -- A private Talibanization -- Who is Malala? -- Between life and death. "God, I entrust her to You" -- Journey into the unknown -- A second life. "The girl shot in the head, Birmingham" ; "They have snatched her smile" -- One child, one teacher, one book, one pen-- -- Important events in Pakistan and Swat
Control code
ocn868044946
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Back Bay trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xx, 330,16 p., [16] p. of plates ;
Isbn
9780316322423
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)868044946

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