Rickshaw Girl

By: Perkins, Mitali; Hogan, Jamie [illustrator]

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New hardcover book with dustjacket copy of Rickshaw Girl by Mitali Perkins, illustrated by Jamie Hogan. Watertown MA: Charlesbridge Publishing, 2007. School & library binding. 91 pages, illustrated, 23 cm. Accelerated Reader.Always! Free Standard Shipping in USA!


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Naima is a talented painter of traditional alpana patterns, which Bangladeshi women and girls paint on their houses for special celebrations. But Naima is not satisfied just painting alpana. She wants to help earn money for her family, like her best friend, Saleem, does for his family. When Naima's rash effort to help puts her family deeper in debt, she draws on her resourceful nature and her talents to bravely save the day. Includes a glossary of Bangla words and an author's note about a changing Bangladesh and microfinance.

Title: Rickshaw Girl

Author/Composer: Perkins, Mitali; Hogan, Jamie [illustrator]

Categories: 8 to 12 Years,

Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing: 2007-01-15

ISBN Number: 1580893082

ISBN Number 13: 9781580893084

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 001232

Keywords: Books, Children, Kids, Juvenile, Literature, Bangladesh, Girls, Cross Cultural Stories. 1580893082, 9781580893084,