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The Resource Because I am a girl, Tim Butcher, Xiaolu Guo, Joanne Harris, Kathy Lette, Deborah Moggach, Marie Phillips, Subhadra Belbase and Irvine Welsh

Because I am a girl, Tim Butcher, Xiaolu Guo, Joanne Harris, Kathy Lette, Deborah Moggach, Marie Phillips, Subhadra Belbase and Irvine Welsh

Label
Because I am a girl
Title
Because I am a girl
Statement of responsibility
Tim Butcher, Xiaolu Guo, Joanne Harris, Kathy Lette, Deborah Moggach, Marie Phillips, Subhadra Belbase and Irvine Welsh
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Seven authors have visited seven different countries and spoken to young women and girls about their lives, struggles and hopes. The result is an extraordinary collection of writings about prejudice, abuse and neglect, but also about courage, resilience and changing attitudes. Proceeds from the sale of this book will go to Plan, one of the world's largest child-centered community development organizations"--P. [4] of cover
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
824.92080352352
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6071.G53
LC item number
B43 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1973-
  • 1964-
  • 1958-
  • 1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Butcher, Tim
  • Guo, Xiaolu
  • Harris, Joanne
  • Lette, Kathy
  • Moggach, Deborah
  • Phillips, Marie
  • Welsh, Irvine
  • Plan UK
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Girls
Label
Because I am a girl, Tim Butcher, Xiaolu Guo, Joanne Harris, Kathy Lette, Deborah Moggach, Marie Phillips, Subhadra Belbase and Irvine Welsh
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Collection of short stories, primarily fiction
  • "Seven authors have visited seven different countries and spoken to young women and girls about their lives, struggles and hopes. The result is an extraordinary collection of writings about prejudice, abuse and neglect, but also about courage, resilience and changing attitudes."
  • "Proceeds from the sale of this book will go to Plan, one of the world's largest child-centered community development organizations."
Contents
  • Ballad of a Cambodian man
  • Xiaolu Guo
  • Change
  • Marie Phillips
  • Response
  • Subhadra Belbase, Country Director of Plan Uganda
  • Remittances
  • Irvine Welsh
  • Road song
  • Joanne Harris
  • Bendu's dream
  • Tim Butcher
  • Woman who carried a shop on her head
  • Deborah Moggach
  • Ovarian roulette
  • Kathy Lette
Control code
ocn444380740
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 189 p.
Isbn
9780099535928
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Because I am a girl, Tim Butcher, Xiaolu Guo, Joanne Harris, Kathy Lette, Deborah Moggach, Marie Phillips, Subhadra Belbase and Irvine Welsh
Publication
Note
  • Collection of short stories, primarily fiction
  • "Seven authors have visited seven different countries and spoken to young women and girls about their lives, struggles and hopes. The result is an extraordinary collection of writings about prejudice, abuse and neglect, but also about courage, resilience and changing attitudes."
  • "Proceeds from the sale of this book will go to Plan, one of the world's largest child-centered community development organizations."
Contents
  • Ballad of a Cambodian man
  • Xiaolu Guo
  • Change
  • Marie Phillips
  • Response
  • Subhadra Belbase, Country Director of Plan Uganda
  • Remittances
  • Irvine Welsh
  • Road song
  • Joanne Harris
  • Bendu's dream
  • Tim Butcher
  • Woman who carried a shop on her head
  • Deborah Moggach
  • Ovarian roulette
  • Kathy Lette
Control code
ocn444380740
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 189 p.
Isbn
9780099535928
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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