EAN-139780375870347   EAN-13 barcode 9780375870347
Product NameDeep In The Sahara
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionHeight:0 inches / Length:0 inches / Weight:1.25 pounds / Width:0 inches
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ 0375870342
Price New7.54 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used5.49 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Width0.31 inches    (convert)
Height10.31 inches    (convert)
Length10.31 inches    (convert)
Weight20 ounces    (convert)
AuthorKelly Cunnane
Page Count40
FeaturesSchwartz & Wade Books
Long Description"Poetic language, attractive illustrations and a positive message about Islam, without any didacticism: a wonderful combination," declares Kirkus Reviews in a starred review. Lalla lives in the Muslim country of Mauritania, and more than anything, she wants to wear a  malafa,  the colorful cloth Mauritanian women, like her mama and big sister, wear to cover their heads and clothes in public. But it is not until Lalla realizes that a  malafa  is not just worn to show a woman's beauty and mystery or to honor tradition—a  malafa  for faith—that Lalla's mother agrees to slip a long cloth as blue as the ink in the Koran over Lalla's head, under her arm, and round and round her body. Then together, they pray. An author's note and glossary are included in the back of the book.
Similar Items9780375840722: The Genius Of Islam: How Muslims Made The Modern World
9780370310039: The Genius Of Islam: How Muslims Made The Modern World
9780312437404: The Genius Of Islam: How Muslims Made The Modern World
9781554511228: My Friend Jamal
9780985358808: Tara's Lookout
9780884483359: The Eye of the Whale
9780763641696: Because Amelia Smiled
9781600606595: King For A Day
9781423127536: Red Kite, Blue Kite
9780802854223: The Chickens Build A Wall
View 14 more similar items
Created08-12-2013 1:45:35am
Modified04-30-2020 7:06:27pm
Search Googleby EAN or by Title
Query Time0.0217569

Article of interest

Sorry folks for the slow and spotty service to our site yesterday (1/10/2013). There was work being done in the area and it caused general service interuptions.

We experienced poor internet accessability and noticed far fewer visitors than normal to the site. There was a point over night when all internet service went down. We contacted our ISP this morning to find out they were performing maintenance in our area and had to shut down a hub station at one point.

The maintenance in general caused a bottle neck for data in our area and shutting down the hub took us completely off-line for almost an hour.

This is regretable but well beyond our control. We are sorry if this impacted you and access to our data.