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Shine, Coconut Moon

Shine, Coconut Moon

For Ages: 14 and up
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Sixteen-year-old Samar—aka Sam—is an Indian American teenager whose mom has kept her away from her old-fashioned family. It’s never bothered Sam, who is busy with school, friends, and a demanding boyfriend. But things change after 9/11. A guy in a turban shows up at Sam’s house—and turns out to be her uncle. He wants to reconcile the family and teach Sam about her Sikh heritage. She is eager to learn, but when boys attack her uncle, shouting "Go home Osama!" Sam realizes she could be in danger—and just how dangerous ignorance is.
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  • Margaret K. McElderry Books | 
  • 256 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781442403055 | 
  • June 2010 | 
  • Grades 9 and up | 
  • Lexile HL740
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