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The Resource A sister to honor : a novel, Lucy Ferriss

A sister to honor : a novel, Lucy Ferriss

Label
A sister to honor : a novel
Title
A sister to honor
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Lucy Ferriss
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Afia Satar is studious, modest, and devout. The young daughter of a landholding family in northern Pakistan, Afia has enrolled in an American college with the dream of returning to her country as a doctor. But when a photo surfaces online of Afia holding hands with an American boy, she is suddenly no longer safe-even from the family that cherishes her. Rising sports star Shahid Satar has been entrusted by his family to watch over Afia in this strange New England landscape. He has sworn to protect his beloved sister from the dangerous customs of America, from its loose morals and easy virtue. Shahid was the one who convinced their parents to allow her to come to the United States. He never imagined he'd be ordered to cleanse the stain of her shame...
Summary
"Afia Satar is studious, modest, and devout. The young daughter of a landholding family in northern Pakistan, Afia has enrolled in an American college with the dream of returning to her country as a doctor. But when a photo surfaces online of Afia holding hands with an American boy, she is suddenly no longer safe-even from the family that cherishes her. Rising sports star Shahid Satar has been entrusted by his family to watch over Afia in this strange New England landscape. He has sworn to protect his beloved sister from the dangerous customs of America, from its loose morals and easy virtue. Shahid was the one who convinced their parents to allow her to come to the United States. He never imagined he'd be ordered to cleanse the stain of her shame... READERS GUIDE INCLUDED"--
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10399417
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ferriss, Lucy
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3556.E754
LC item number
S56 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Muslim women
Target audience
adult
Label
A sister to honor : a novel, Lucy Ferriss
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Berkley trade paperback edition.
Extent
xii, 387 pages
Isbn
9780425276402
Lccn
2014029571
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881093483
  • (OCoLC)ocn881093483
  • 439651
Label
A sister to honor : a novel, Lucy Ferriss
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Berkley trade paperback edition.
Extent
xii, 387 pages
Isbn
9780425276402
Lccn
2014029571
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881093483
  • (OCoLC)ocn881093483
  • 439651

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