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Keeping corner / Kashmira Sheth.

By: Sheth, Kashmira.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Disney-Hyperion Books, 2009Edition: 1st Disney-Hyperion pbk. ed.Description: 272, [20] p. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 9780786838608 (pbk.); 0786838604 (pbk.).Subject(s): Families -- India -- Juvenile fiction | Widows -- Juvenile fiction | Child marriage -- Juvenile fiction | Women's rights -- Juvenile fiction | Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Juvenile fiction | India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Juvenile fiction | Family -- India -- Fiction | Widows -- Fiction | Child marriage -- Fiction | Women's rights -- Fiction | Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Fiction | India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Fiction | Family life -- India -- Fiction | Widows -- Fiction | Teenage marriage -- Fiction | Women's rights -- Fiction | Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Fiction | India -- History -- 20th century -- FictionDDC classification: [Fic] A Junior Library Guild selectionSummary: In India in the 1940's, thirteen-year-old Leela's happy, spoiled childhood ends when her husband since age nine, whom she barely knows, dies, leaving her a widow whose only hope of happiness could come from Mahatma Ghandi's social and political reforms.
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Reprint with new Discussion guide. Previously published: New York : Hyperion, 2007.

A Junior Library Guild selection

In India in the 1940's, thirteen-year-old Leela's happy, spoiled childhood ends when her husband since age nine, whom she barely knows, dies, leaving her a widow whose only hope of happiness could come from Mahatma Ghandi's social and political reforms.

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