|Shabanu (1989) [Novel]|
by Suzanne Fisher Staples
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When eleven-year old Shabanu, the daughter of a nomad in the Cholistan Desert of present-day Pakistan, is pledged in marriage to an older man whose money will bring prestige to the family, she must either accept the decision, as is the custom, or risk the consequences of defying her father's wishes.
Original title: Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Multicultural
- Also published as "Daughter of the Wind"