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Winter, Jeanette.

Summary: "A lushly illustrated picture-book biography of two young Pakistani heroes, Malala Yousafzai and Iqbal Masih, from acclaimed nonfiction author/illustrator Jeanette Winter"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 WIN

Zakaria, Rafia

Summary: "A memoir of Karachi through the eyes of its women. Rafia Zakaria's Muslim-Indian family immigrated to Pakistan from Bombay in 1962, feeling the situation for Muslims in India was precarious and that Pakistan represented enormous promise. And for some time it did. Her family prospered, and the city prospered. But in the 1980s, Pakistan's military dictators began an Islamization campaign...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Display, Call number: 920 ZAK

Summary: Jewish-American journalist, Daniel Pearl was kidnapped in Pakistan in January of 2002. The violent act became an international scandal as the group that claimed responsibility for the crime demanded the liberation of prisoners from the American detainee prison in Guantanamo Bay, in Cuba. The American government does not give in to the terrorists' demands. Mariane travels to Pakistan and is...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MIG

Toorpakai, Maria

Summary: Coming from a Pakistani tribal region where women playing sports is forbidden, the author discusses how she passed as a boy in order to be an athlete, thus becoming a lightning rod for women's freedom in her country.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twelve 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 TOORPAKAI, MARIA TOO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B TOORPAKAI

Hansen, Grace

Summary: Describes the life and accomplishments of the Pakistani teenager whose support for education for girls in her country led to her being shot by the Taliban.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Kids, a division of ABDO 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 YOU

Brown, Dinah

Summary: Malala Yousafzai was a girl who loved to learn but was told that girls would no longer be allowed to go to school. She wrote a blog that called attention to what was happening in her beautiful corner of Pakistan and realized that words can bring about change. She has continued to speak out for the right of all children to have an education. In 2014 she won the Nobel Peace Prize.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BASKET YOUSAFZAI

Davis, Raymond Allen

Summary: On January 27, 2011, on the streets of Lahore, Pakistan, US Government Security contractor Raymond Davis found himself staring down the barrel of a gun. Defending himself, he shot and killed two men who were—depending upon who you ask—illiterate robbers or Pakistani intelligence agents. The violent confrontation quickly escalated into a diplomatic crisis, making front-page headlines all over...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BenBella Books, Inc. 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DAVIS, RAYMOND ALLEN DAV

Khan, Nusrat Fateh Ali.

Contents: Kinna sohna -- Ali da malang -- Jhoole jhoole lal -- Mera pia ghar ayaa -- Dum dum ali ali -- Sahnoon rog laan walla.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Oriental Star Agencies 1991

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/INDIAN/INDONESIAN KHA

Kallen, Stuart A.

Summary: Malala Yousafzai was shot in the head by the Taliban for seeking an education in Pakistan. Malala miraculously survived and went on to become the voice of 66 million girls struggling for an education throughout the world. Malala Yousafzai tells the uplifting story of her life, her joys, her fears, and her ultimate triumph as a Nobel prize winning spokesperson for childrens rights.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ReferencePoint Press 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 921 YOU

Summary: An intimate portrait of Malala Yousafzai, who was wounded when Taliban gunmen opened fire on her in Pakistan's Swat Valley. The shooting of the then fifteen-year-old teenager sparked international media outrage. An educational activist in Pakistan, Yousafzai has since emerged as a leading campaigner for the rights of children worldwide and in December 2014, became the youngest-ever Nobel Peace...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC HE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Doc He

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD HE RATED PG-13

Khan, Nusrat Fateh Ali.

Contents: Sweet point remix (Joi) -- My heart, my life remix (Talvin Singh) -- Taa deem remix (Asian Dub Foundation) -- Shadow remix (State of Bengal) -- Longing remix (Aki Nawaz) -- My comfort remains remix (Black Star Liner) -- Tracery remix (Nitin Sawhney) -- Lament remix (Earthride) -- Nothing without you/Tery Bina remix (The Dhol Foundation & Fun Da Mental).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Real World Records 1997

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/INDIAN/INDONESIAN KHA

Brohi, Khalida

Summary: "A fearless memoir about tribal life in Pakistan--and the act of violence that inspired one ambitious young woman to pursue a life of activism and female empowerment. From a young age, Khalida Brohi was raised to believe in the sanctity of arranged marriage. Her mother was forced to marry a thirteen-year-old boy when she was only nine; Khalida herself was promised as a bride before she was even...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House, an imprint and division of Penquin Random House LLC 2018

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Khan, Nusrat Fateh Ali.

Contents: Khawaja tum hi ho (15:44) -- Data teira durbar (16:21) -- Koi hai na ho ga (15:08) -- Noor-e-khuda hai husn-e-sarapa rasool (17:09).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Real World Records 2000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/INDIAN/INDONESIAN KHA

Inskeep, Steve.

Summary: Analyzes the growing metropolis of Karachi, Pakistan, including the importance of regional stability to American security interests, the terrorist bombing of a Shia religious procession, and the challenging religious, ethnic, and political divides.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 954.91 INS

Niver, Heather Moore.

Summary: The courageous, determined Malala Yousafzai, who became an internationally recognized advocate for the education of women and girls, survived an assassination attempt and won the Nobel Peace Prize, all while she was still in her teens. Young readers will be engaged by Yousafzai's incredible story. They'll also learn how important her parents' support has been to the young activist and will...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 YOU

Conefrey, Mick

Summary: At 28,251 ft, K2 might be almost 800 ft shorter than Everest, but it's a far harder climb. In this definitive account, Mick Conefrey grippingly describes the early attempts to reach the summit and provides a fascinating exploration of the first ascent's complex legacy. From the drug-addicted occultist Aleister Crowley to Achille Compagnoni and Lindo Lacedelli, the Italian duo who finally made...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oneworld Publications Ltd 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.54 CON

Doak, Robin S. (Robin Santos)

Summary: At the age of 11, Malala Yousafzai began writing a blog in support of education for girls in Pakistan. As the blog gained popularity and Yousafzai became famous, she faced opposition from religious extremists who were against womens right to education. Readers will discover how Yousafzai stood her ground against terrorist activists, even after being shot for her beliefs. They will also learn...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 YOU

Gall, Carlotta

Summary: Describes the toll taken on the U.S., Afghanistan, and Pakistan since the September 11 attacks through ordinary citizens' accounts of fighting and first-hand descriptions from Taliban warlords, intelligence thugs, American generals, and Afghani politicians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 958.1047 GAL

Khan, Nusrat Fateh Ali.

Contents: My heart, my life (5:30) -- Intoxicated (7:34) -- Lament (5:14) -- My comfort remains (6:39) -- Longing (5:35) -- Sweet pain (6:28) -- Night song (4:47) -- Crest (6:14).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Real World Records 1996

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/INDIAN/INDONESIAN Kha

Mortenson, Greg.

Summary: In this dramatic first-person narrative, Greg Mortenson picks up where "Three Cups of Tea" left off in 2003, recounting his relentless, ongoing efforts to establish schools for girls in Afghanistan; his extensive work in Azad Kashmir and Pakistan after a massive earthquake hit the region in 2005; and the unique ways he has built relationships with Islamic clerics, militia commanders, and tribal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2009

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 371.82 MOR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 371.823 Mortenson 2009

Summary: Bhutto tells the epic story of one of the most fascinating characters of our time - Benazir Bhutto, the first woman in history to lead a Muslim nation. A favored daughter of the family often called the "Kennedys of Pakistan," Benazir was elected Prime Minister after her father was overthrown and executed by his own military. Her two terms in power saw extreme acts of courage and controversy as...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Run Features 2011

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Summary: Using in-depth interviews and shocking footage, the filmmakers reveal a country where quality education is reserved only for a chosen few, while millions of children are denied the chance of a future.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Choices Inc. 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MIS

Thomson, Sarah L.

Summary: An adaptation of the bestselling book about the American Greg Mortenson's building of over 60 schools in Pakistan and Afghanistan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 371.822 Mortenson

Contents: Dama dam mast qalandar / M. Ashraf, feat. Ahmed Rushdi -- Good news for you / M. Ashraf, feat. Nahid Akhtar -- Karye pyar / Tafo, feat. Nahid Akhtar -- Yeh raaf Jane keya keya / Kamal Ahmed, feat. Noor Jehan -- Dilbar dilbara / M. Ashraf, feat. Nahid Akhtar -- I am very sorry / -- Kamal Ahmed, feat. Noor Jehan -- Main hoon play boy / M. Ashraf, feat. A. Nayyar -- Kad ley way / Tafo, feat....

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: B-Music 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/MIDDLE EAST SOU