The Resource Sold, Patricia McCormick, (ebook)

Sold, Patricia McCormick, (ebook)

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Sold
Title
Sold
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Patricia McCormick
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Language
eng
Summary
Lakshmi is a thirteen-year-old girl who lives with her family in a small hut on a mountain in Nepal. Though she is desperately poor, her life is full of simple pleasures, like playing hopscotch with her best friend from school, and having her mother brush her hair by the light of an oil lamp. But when the harsh Himalayan monsoons wash away all that remains of the family's crops, Lakshmi's stepfather says she must leave home and take a job to support her family. He introduces her to a glamorous stranger who tells her she will find her a job as a maid in the city. Glad to be able to help, Lakshmi journeys to India and arrives at "Happiness House" full of hope. But she soon learns the unthinkable truth: she has been sold into prostitution
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1956-
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McCormick, Patricia
Dewey number
[Fic]
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no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Teenage girls
  • Families
  • Friendship
  • Child prostitution
  • India
Target audience
adult
Label
Sold, Patricia McCormick, (ebook)
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Publication
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multicolored
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781423141112
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11443126
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11443126
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MWT11443126
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Sold, Patricia McCormick, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781423141112
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11443126
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11443126
System control number
MWT11443126
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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