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Wanting Mor by Rukhsana Khan

Posted by on Jun 22, 2014 in Book Reviews, Ontario | 0 comments

Summary: When her mother dies, Jameela and her father move quickly to Kabul, Afghanistan, where¬†her father remarries. His new wife doesn’t like Jameela, and convinces him to abandon her in the marketplace. Taken in by a kindly butcher and his family, Jameela makes new friends until they send her to an orphanage because they can’t take on the responsibility of another dependent. It turns out though that the orphanage is the best thing to ever happen to Jameela because there she is educated and appreciated, plus a surgeon from the American army fixes her cleft lip. Circumstances...

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