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Bamboo people

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Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 4.4 - AR Pts: 7
Lexile measure:
680L
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"Narrated by two teenage boys on opposing sides of the conflict between the Burmese government and the Karenni, one of Burma's many ethnic minorities, this coming-of-age novel takes place against the political and military backdrop of modern-day Burma. Chiko isn't a fighter by nature. He's a book-loving Burmese boy whose father, a doctor, is in prison for resisting the government. Tu Reh, on the other hand, wants to fight for freedom after watching Burmese soldiers destroy his Karenni family's home and bamboo fields. Timidity becomes courage and anger becomes compassion when the boys' stories intersect."
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ISBN:
9781580893282
9781580893299
9781607345015
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.4, 7 Points
Lexile measure:
680L
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Grouping Title bamboo people
Grouping Author perkins mitali
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-21 23:35:05PM
Last Indexed 2018-07-22 01:38:31AM

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subject_facet Bildungsromans, Burma, Burma -- Fiction, Survival -- Fiction, Young adult fiction
title_display Bamboo people : a novel
title_full Bamboo People, Bamboo people : a novel / Mitali Perkins
title_short Bamboo people :
title_sub
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