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How to find what you're not looking for / Veera Hiranandani.

Hiranandani, Veera, (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pearisburg Public Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Pearisburg Public Library jF Hi (Text) 00000305695 Juvenile Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525555032
  • ISBN: 052555503X
  • Physical Description: 380 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Kokila, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, 2021.

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Summary, etc.:
"New historical fiction from a Newbery Honor-winning author about how middle schooler Ariel Goldberg's life changes when her big sister elopes following the 1967 Loving v. Virginia decision, and she's forced to grapple with both her family's prejudice and the antisemitism she experiences, as she defines her own beliefs. Twelve-year-old Ariel Goldberg's life feels like the moment after the final guest leaves the party. Her family's Jewish bakery runs into financial trouble, and her older sister has eloped with a young man from India following the Supreme Court decision that strikes down laws banning interracial marriage. As change becomes Ariel's only constant, she's left to hone something that will be with her always--her own voice."-- Amazon.
Subject: Jewish families > Juvenile fiction.
Interracial marriage > Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Juvenile fiction.
Prejudices > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Juvenile fiction.
Sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Preteen girls > Juvenile fiction.
Learning disabilities > Juvenile fiction.
Antisemitism > Juvenile fiction.
Nineteen sixties > Juvenile fiction.
Jewish families > Fiction.
Interracial marriage > Fiction.
Prejudices > Fiction.
Family life > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction > Juvenile fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.
Social problem fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.

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