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Suzanne Fisher Staples (1945–2022)

Forfatter af Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind

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Værker af Suzanne Fisher Staples

Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind (1989) 1,595 eksemplarer
Umulig kærlighed (1993) 452 eksemplarer
Shiva's Fire (2000) 437 eksemplarer
Under the Persimmon Tree (2005) 398 eksemplarer
The Green Dog: A Mostly True Story (2003) 307 eksemplarer
Dangerous Skies (1996) 195 eksemplarer
The House of Djinn (2008) 141 eksemplarer
Under the Same Stars (2007) 14 eksemplarer
Storm (1998) 9 eksemplarer
Callie's Paradox 2 eksemplarer

Associated Works

Shattered: Stories of Children and War (2002) — Bidragyder — 148 eksemplarer
Dreams and Visions: Fourteen Flights of Fantasy (2006) — Bidragyder — 54 eksemplarer
911: The Book of Help (2002) — Bidragyder — 49 eksemplarer

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I was convinced by this moving story of a young teenage girl, Shabanu, raised in a nomadic desert family. Her account of her daily life - it's written in the first person - gave me some real insight into her life, and its real differences from 21st century European life. But her emotions as she confronts the marriage choices made for her as circumstances change around her are ones it's easy to identify with too. She has some very hard lessons to learn which are not the kind of lesson it would be palatable for a young western girl to accept. But as her mother warns, 'Shabanu, you are wild as the wind. You must learn to obey. Otherwise . . . I am afraid for you.'… (mere)
 
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Margaret09 | 36 andre anmeldelser | Apr 15, 2024 |
I enjoyed this book, the setting was lovely, the descriptions grand. The character was a little too unreal without a lot of grounding forces. The conflict at the end a bit forced, expected, and too easily resolved.
 
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mslibrarynerd | 9 andre anmeldelser | Jan 13, 2024 |
 
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hcs_admin | 3 andre anmeldelser | Sep 20, 2022 |
This sequel to Shabanu continues her story of sacrifice and imprisonment.
 
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RobertaLea | 7 andre anmeldelser | Apr 30, 2022 |

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Værker
10
Also by
4
Medlemmer
3,550
Popularitet
#7,150
Vurdering
3.8
Anmeldelser
81
ISBN
118
Sprog
7
Udvalgt
6

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