Nasreen's Secret School
Young Nasreen has not spoken a word to anyone since her parents disappeared. In despair, her grandmother risks everything to enroll Nasreen in a secret school for girls. Will a devoted teacher, a new friend, and the worlds she discovers in books be enough to draw Nasreen out of her shell of sadness?
Based on a true story from Afghanistan, this inspiring book will touch readers deeply as it affirms both the life-changing power of education and the healing power of love.
|Lexile ® Measure||630L|
|Product Type||Hardcover Books|
|Primary Contributor||Jeanette Winter|
|Age Groups||Ages 7 to 9|
|Publisher||Simon & Schuster, Inc.|