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A girl like that

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Sixteen-year-old Zarin Wadia is many things: an Indian girl, a bright and vivacious student, an orphan, a troublemaker whose romantic entanglements are the subject of endless gossip among the girls in her school. "You don't want to get involved with a girl like that," they say. So how is it that Porus, a Parsi boy, has only ever had eyes for her? And how did Zarin and Porus end up dead in a car together, crashed on the side of the highway in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia? When the religious police arrive, everything everyone thought they knew about Zarin is called into question.
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Full title girl like that
Author bhathena tanaz
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Last Update 2018-05-20 22:58:42PM
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subject_facet Bullying -- Fiction, Dating (Social customs) -- Fiction, East Indians -- Saudi Arabia -- Fiction, High schools -- Fiction, Jiddah (Saudi Arabia) -- Fiction, Rape -- Fiction, Religion -- Fiction, Saudi Arabia -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Young adult fiction
title_display A girl like that
title_full A Girl Like That, A girl like that / Tanaz Bhathena
title_short A girl like that
topic_facet Bullying, Dating (Social customs), East Indians, High schools, Rape, Religion, Romance, Schools, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature