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The shadows of Ghadames

by JoeМ€lle Stolz

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Published by Delacorte Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Libya
    • Subjects:
    • Muslims -- Fiction.,
    • Sex role -- Fiction.,
    • Literacy -- Fiction.,
    • Libya -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      At the end of the nineteenth century in Libya, eleven-year-old Malika simultaneously enjoys and feels constricted by the narrow world of women, but an injured stranger enters her home and disrupts the traditional order of things.

      Edition Notes

      StatementJoëlle Stolz ; translated from the French by Catherine Temerson.
      GenreFiction.
      ContributionsTemerson, Catherine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.S875837 Sh 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination119 p. ;
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3679468M
      ISBN 100385731043, 0385901313
      LC Control Number2003021656

      Stolz, Joelle. THE SHADOWS OF GHADAMES. New York: Delacorte Press. ISBN B. PLOT SUMMARY The story happens in the late 19th century in Libya. A young Muslim girl, Malika, has two mothers. Her birth mother is responsible for the household. Get this from a library! The shadows of Ghadames = Les Ombres de Ghadamès. [Joëlle Stolz] -- At the end of the nineteenth century in Libya, eleven-year-old Malika simultaneously enjoys and feels constricted by the narrow world of women, but an injured stranger enters her home and disrupts.

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The real beauty of The Shadows of Ghadames is that it transcends the exotic to explore universal truths about the condition of being human.”—Suzanne Fisher Staples, author of Newbery Honor Book, Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind.

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It was with great shock that I reached the end of this book, only to discover that "The Shadows of Ghadames" has been translated from the original text to what we read here.

Originally the work of French author Joelle Stolz, the prose is lyrical and fascinating, without the stilted sentences that sometimes pepper a translated work/5. The real beauty of The Shadows of Ghadames is that it transcends the exotic to explore universal truths about the condition of being human.”—Suzanne Fisher Staples, author of the Newbery Honor Book Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind *“Stolz invigorates her tale with elegant prose and a deft portrayal of a girl verging on adolescence.

The vivid. The real beauty of The Shadows of Ghadames is that it transcends the exotic to explore universal truths about the condition of being human."--Suzanne Fisher Staples, author of Newbery Honor Book,Shabanu: Daughter of the WindFrom the Hardcover : Joelle Stolz.

The real beauty of The Shadows of Ghadames is that it transcends the exotic to explore universal truths about the condition of being human.”—Suzanne Fisher Staples, author The shadows of Ghadames book the Newbery Honor Book Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind *“Stolz invigorates her tale with elegant prose and a deft portrayal of a girl verging on adolescence.

The vivid /5(5). The real beauty of The Shadows of Ghadames is that it transcends the exotic to explore universal truths about the condition of being human.”—Suzanne Fisher Staples, author of the Newbery Honor Book Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind *“Stolz invigorates her tale with elegant prose and a deft portrayal of a girl verging on adolescence.

The vivid Brand: Random House Children's Books. The Shadows of Ghadames by Joelle Stolz ()Historical Fiction, pagesGhadames, a city in Libya near Algeria and Tunisia, is changing along with its customs and gender roles. Caught between the past and the future at the end of the nineteenth century, Malika, a girl on the brink of adulthood, is bothered by some of the cultural /5(30).

Buy a cheap copy of The Shadows of Ghadames book by Joëlle Stolz. IN THE LIBYAN CITY of Ghadames, Malika watches her merchant father depart on one of his caravan expeditions.

She too yearns to travel to distant cities, and longs Free shipping over $/5(2). A Muslim child poised on the threshold of adulthood comes to understand that her world is less constrained than she supposes.

Bolstered by centuries of custom, the streets of the Libyan city of Ghadames are considered men’s territory, while, with limited exceptions, the women are confined to the connected rooftops. Though Malika has the freedom of those rooftops, she yearns for more: to.

The Shadows of Ghadames Zoom This story about a Muslim girl bound by traditional Islamic customs but who yearns for something more explores women’s rights, freedom, religion, and identity. The Shadows of Ghadames (Mildred L. Batchelder Award Book (Awards)) by Joelle Stolz and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library.

The shadows of Ghadames. [Joëlle Stolz; Catherine Temerson] -- At the end of the nineteenth century in Libya, eleven-year-old Malika simultaneously enjoys and feels constricted by the narrow world of women, but an injured stranger enters her home and disrupts.

The Shadows of Ghadames by Joelle Stolz. Eleven-year-old Malika lives in Ghadames, Libya, at the end of the 19 th read more. Eleven-year-old Malika lives in Ghadames, Libya, at the end of the 19 th century.

As a Muslim girl just entering puberty, she understands that she will soon have to accept some limitations in her day to day life. The real beauty of The Shadows of Ghadames is that it transcends the exotic to explore universal truths about the condition of being human.”—Suzanne Fisher Staples, author of Newbery Honor Book, Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind.

Product Details ISBN:   Stolz paints a vivid picture of an all-female community and a young woman's coming-of-age in nineteenth-century Libya, in a story that follows year-old Malika as she questions the restrictions that she encounters as she approaches marriageable age.

Stolz, Joelle. THE SHADOWS OF GHADAMES. New York: Delacorte Press. ISBN PLOT SUMMARY Eleven year old Malika lives atop the rooftops of her neighborhood in this historical fiction account of life in the Libyan city of Ghadames. The Shadows of Ghadmes is the story of Malika an adolescent girl living in nineteenth century Libya.

Malika lives with her father, mother, father’s second wife and brother in the city of Ghadames. Women are not allowed to walk on the streets-culture dictates that they stay in. The real beauty of The Shadows of Ghadames is that it transcends the exotic to explore universal truths about the condition of being human."--Suzanne Fisher Staples, author of the Newbery Honor Book Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind *"Stolz invigorates her tale with elegant prose and a deft portrayal of a girl verging on adolescence.

The vivid. The real beauty of The Shadows of Ghadames is that it transcends the exotic to explore universal truths about the condition of being human.”—Suzanne Fisher Staples, author of the Newbery Honor Book Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind *“Stolz invigorates her tale with elegant prose and a deft portrayal of a girl verging on adolescence.

The vivid /5(4).The Shadows of Ghadames (Book): Stolz, Joëlle: At the end of the nineteenth century in Libya, eleven-year-old Malika simultaneously enjoys and feels constricted by the narrow world of women, but an injured stranger enters her home and disrupts the traditional order of things.Click to read more about The Shadows of Ghadames by Joelle Stolz.

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