The Resource Internment, Samira Ahmed

Internment, Samira Ahmed

Label
Internment
Title
Internment
Statement of responsibility
Samira Ahmed
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Young Muslim-Americans face hatred and bigotry head-on in this book set to comment powerfully - via an allegorical near-future - on the response to Islam in Trump's America, with an urgency comparable to the relationship between }The Hate U Give{ and Black Lives Matter.
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ahmed, Samira
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Muslims
Summary expansion
'Samira has created a chilling, powerful, all-too-real near future that's a must-read for everyone's TBR' -- Karen M. McManus, author of One Of Us Is LyingRebellions are built on hope.Set in a horrifying 'fifteen minutes in the future' United States, seventeen-year-old Layla Amin is forced into an internment camp for Muslim-Americans along with her parents.With the help of newly-made friends also trapped within the camp, her boyfriend on the outside, and an unexpected alliance, Layla begins a journey to fight for freedom, leading a revolution against the internment camp's Director and his guards.Heart-racing and emotional, Internment questions the imaginary boundaries that separate us and challenges readers to fight the complicit silence that exists in our society today.'If you enjoyed The Hate U Give, this should be at the top of your TBR pile' -- Culturefly
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Internment, Samira Ahmed
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BDZ0036977683
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
386 pages
Isbn
9780349003344
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Internment, Samira Ahmed
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BDZ0036977683
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
386 pages
Isbn
9780349003344
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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