Format:
Book
Author:
Khan, Sabina, 1968- author.
Title:
The love and lies of Rukhsana Ali / Sabina Khan.
Edition:
First edition.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Scholastic Press, 2019.
Description:
326 pages ; 21 cm
Summary:
Seventeen-year-old Rukhsana Ali is looking forward to going to Caltech and getting away from her conservative Muslim parents' expectation that she will marry, especially since she is in love with her girlfriend Ariana--but when her parents catch her kissing Ariana, they whisk Rukhsana off to Bangladesh and a world of tradition and arranged marriages, and she must find the courage to fight for the right to choose her own path.
Subjects:
Muslim girls -- Juvenile fiction.
Bengali Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Lesbians -- Juvenile fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction.
Identity (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction.
Arranged marriage -- Juvenile fiction.
Muslims -- United States -- Fiction.
Bengali Americans -- Fiction.
Lesbians -- Fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.
Identity -- Fiction.
Arranged marriage -- Fiction.
Bangladesh -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile fiction.
Bangladesh -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
LCCN:
2018033253
ISBN:
9781338227017 (hardcover)
System Availability:
1
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
1
Control Number:
171328
Call Number:
YA Kha
Course Reserves:
0
# Local items in:
1
# System items in:
1