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Parvana's Journey (2002) [Novel]
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Series: Breadwinner Trilogy
Part: 2

Summary :

Sequel to The Breadwinner. In Parvana's Journey, the Taliban still control Afghanistan, but Kabul is in ruins. Parvana's father has just died, and her mother, sister, and brother could be anywhere in the country. Parvana knows she must find them. Despite her youth, Parvana sets out alone, masquerading as a boy. She soon meets other children who are victims of war an infant boy in a bombed-out village, a nine-year-old girl who thinks she has magic powers over landmines, and a boy with one leg. The children travel together, forging a kind of family out of sheer need. The strength of their bond makes it possible to survive the most desperate conditions.

Original title: Parvana's Journey
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionChildren & Young AdultMulticultural


  • All royalties from the sale of this book will go to Women for Women, an organization that helps women in Afghanistan.

Edition #1: Parvana's Journey

Parvana's Journey (2002)
Awards: Jane Addams Children's Book Award (2003)
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Language: English

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Parvana's Journey (2002)

ISBN: 0888995199

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