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|Dorchester - Summerville Branch||Y FIC CHA (Text)||30018004851925||Young Adult Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0802723322
- ISBN: 9780802723321
359 pages 4 unnumbered leaves. ; 21 cm
- Publisher: New York : Walker, 2011.
- Distributor: London : Bloomsbury [distributor]
|General Note:||Accelerated Reader UG 5.3 14 139530
First publshed in the U.S.A in September 2010 by Walker Publishing Co. Inc., a division of Bloomsbury Publshing. Inc. Paperback edition first published in March 2012.
"Eishes Chayil is a pseudonym meaning woman of valor, chosen by Judy Brown when Hush was first pubished becasue of feared backlash from her community." - Afterword.
Contains Yiddish glossary (p. 345-359), Authors note, p 341-343. Hush Book Club discussion guile.
|Summary, etc.:||After remembering the cause of her best friend Devory's suicide at age nine, Gittel is determined to raise awareness of sexual abuse in her Borough Park, New York, community, despite the rules of Chassidim that require her to be silent.|
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Accelerated Reader UG 5.3 14 139530
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|Genre:||Young adult fiction.