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La Valley, Josanne.

Summary: Life has been hard for fourteen-year-old Mehrigul, a member of the Uyghur tribal group scorned by the Chinese communist regime, so when an American offers to buy all the baskets she can make in three weeks, Mehrigul strives for a better future for herself and her family despite her father's opposition.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC LAV

La Valley, Josanne.

Summary: "In order to save her family's farm, Roshen, sixteen, must leave her rural home to work in a factory in the south of China. There she finds arduous and degrading conditions and contempt for her minority (Uyghur) background. Sustained by her bond with other Uyghur girls, Roshen is resolved to endure all to help her family and ultimately her people"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC LAV