Buy the paperback book sold by patricia mccormick at indigoca, canada's largest bookstore + get free shipping on fiction and literature books over $25. Watch video it is an eye opening story of human trafficking told about one girl whom is sold into slavery but brings to light the prevalence of this tragedy in india and. Lakshmi's family is desperately poor, but village life in the mountains of nepal has its share of pleasures when the monsoons wreck their crops yet again, lakshmi's stepfather says she must leave home and take a job to support her family.
My very first book review i hope you guys enjoy this video :-. Bibliographic info mccormick, p (2006) sold new york: hyperion paperbacks isbn: 9780786851713 genre realistic fiction sub-genre sexual slavery reading level/interest age lexile reading level 820 / ages 15+ reader's annotation lakshmi wants to be the perfect daughter for her family. Sold will be releasing throughout the usa and canada a film by academy award-winning director jeffrey d brown | producer jane charles. Sold by patricia mccormick introduction sold tells the story of a thirteen year old girl named lakshmi she lives with her mother, step.
Sold by patricia mccormick 213 likes told in poetic vignettes, this novel exposes the plight of a 13-year-old nepali girl sold into sexual slavery. To research sold, patricia mccormick traveled to india and nepal, where she interviewed the women of calcutta’s red-light district and girls who have been. Written by patricia mccormick, narrated by justine eyre download the app and start listening to sold today - free with a 30 day trial keep your. Mccormick, patricia 1956 in sold mccormick's thirteen-year-old heroine is a member of a poor farming patricia mccormick patricia mccormick home page. Sold by patricia mccormick, 9780786851720, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide.
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In her previous novels, patricia mccormick has proven her adeptness at the so-called young adult problem novel, sold, mccormick eyes a lesser-known,. Sold by patricia mccormick is the story of 13-year-old lakshmi in the login don't have an account sign up for one wrong email address or password. Plot in her village in nepal, lakshmi's life is more than difficult and requires her to endure hunger, harsh weather and poverty even in their poverty-stricken rural home, lakshmi finds pleasure in the beauty of the himalayan mountains, and the cucumbers she lovingly tends, and sells at the market. A young nepalese girl is sold into sexual slavery in india lakshmi, a 13 year old girl from nepal, lives in a small mountain village with her mother, ama, her baby brother, and her gambling addicted stepfather.
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The heart-wrenching story of lakshmi, from nepal, who is sold into prostitution at the age of 13, and kept captive in 'happiness house' - where she not only survives, against all odds, but triumphslakshmi's family is desperately poor, but village. Click to read more about sold by patricia mccormick librarything is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. Sold by patricia mccormick is a hard-hitting read about a thirteen year old girl, lakshmi, living in the himalayan mountains of nepal.