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All-American Muslim girl / Nadine Jolie Courtney.

By: Courtney, Nadine Jolie, 1980- [author.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Macmillan Children's Publishing Group, LLC, 2019Copyright date: ©2019Edition: First edition.Description: 419 pages ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780374309527; 0374309523.Subject(s): Arab Americans -- Juvenile fiction | Muslims -- Juvenile fiction | Families -- Juvenile fiction | Prejudices -- Juvenile fiction | Identity (Psychology) -- Juvenile fiction | Self-realization -- Juvenile fiction | Dating (Social customs) -- Juvenile fiction | Islam -- Customs and practices -- Juvenile fiction | Radio personalities -- Juvenile fiction | Muslims -- Fiction | Arab Americans -- Fiction | Family life -- Fiction | Prejudices -- FictionGenre/Form: Young adult fiction. | Bildungsromans.DDC classification: [Fic] Summary: Allie Abraham is a straight-A student, with good friends and a close-knit family. She's dating cute, popular, and sweet Wells Henderson-- whose father is Jack Henderson, America's most famous conservative shock jock. Allie hasn't told Wells that her family is Muslim. It's not a secret, it's just that her parents don't practice and raised her to keep her Islamic heritage to herself. As Allie witnesses ever-growing Islamophobia in her small town and across the nation, she begins to study her faith, practicing it, and facing hatred and misunderstanding for it. Can a Muslim girl in America ever truly fit in? -- adapted from jacket
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Allie Abraham is a straight-A student, with good friends and a close-knit family. She's dating cute, popular, and sweet Wells Henderson-- whose father is Jack Henderson, America's most famous conservative shock jock. Allie hasn't told Wells that her family is Muslim. It's not a secret, it's just that her parents don't practice and raised her to keep her Islamic heritage to herself. As Allie witnesses ever-growing Islamophobia in her small town and across the nation, she begins to study her faith, practicing it, and facing hatred and misunderstanding for it. Can a Muslim girl in America ever truly fit in? -- adapted from jacket

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