The Night Diary

The Night Diary

Book - 2018
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Shy twelve-year-old Nisha, forced to flee her home with her Hindu family during the 1947 partition of India, tries to find her voice and make sense of the world falling apart around her by writing to her deceased Muslim mother in the pages of her diary.
Publisher: New York, NY : Dial Books for Young Readers, [2018]
Branch Call Number: FICTION HIR
Characteristics: 264 pages : maps ; 22 cm
ISBN: 9780735228511


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Nisha is half Muslim, half Hindu, so when India is divided into separate countries, she and her family must make a dangerous and difficult journey.

Nisha is half-Muslim, half-Hindu, so when India is partitioned into two separate countries, she and her family have to embark on a dangerous and difficult journey. Recommended by Shelley Sutherland

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