Trade Ed. Bolinda Audio 2007
CD ISBN 978-1-7409-3907-2 $87.95 Eight CDs
DD ISBN multiple sources
Amal Abdel-Hakim is a 17-year-old Australian-Palestinian-Muslim who’s asking the same question all teens ask: How do I fit into my world?. She’s bright, pretty, popular, and she’s just decided to wear the hijab—the headscarf—full time. How this changes Amal’s life is recounted in serious and hilarious detail and narrated with authenticity by Rebecca Macauley, who manages both teen angst and adult tones with equal aplomb. While the Australian slang may sometimes mystify American teens, the story’s universal appeal and Macaulay’s gifted narration will keep listeners fully engaged in Amal’s struggle to be an observant Muslim while still maintaining an ordinary teenager’s life. S.G. © AudioFile 2008, Portland, Maine [Published: APR/ MAY 08]
Thank you for contacting us!
Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!
View any review or feature FREE on the AudioFile Website.
Sign up now and get your Web Pass to...
It's simple and FREE. Takes only a few seconds and no credit card needed.
We've updated our subscriber log-in system. Please give us your email, and you will continue to have full access to the digital editions and the AudioFile Web site.