The Resource Love from A to Z, S. K. Ali

Love from A to Z, S. K. Ali

Label
Love from A to Z
Title
Love from A to Z
Statement of responsibility
S. K. Ali
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A marvel: something you find amazing. Even ordinary-amazing. Like potatoes-because they make French fries happen. Like the perfect fries Adam and his mom used to make together. An oddity: whatever gives you pause. Like the fact that there are hateful people in the world. Like Zayneb's teacher, who won't stop reminding the class how "bad" Muslims are. But Zayneb, the only Muslim in class, isn't bad. She's angry. When she gets suspended for confronting her teacher, and he begins investigating her activist friends, Zayneb heads to her aunt's house in Doha, Qatar, for an early start to spring break. Fueled by the guilt of getting her friends in trouble, she resolves to try out a newer, "nicer" version of herself in a place where no one knows her. Then her path crosses with Adam's. Since he got diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in November, Adam's stopped going to classes, intent, instead, on perfecting the making of things. Intent on keeping the memory of his mom alive for his little sister. Adam's also intent on keeping his diagnosis a secret from his grieving father. Alone, Adam and Zayneb are playing roles for others, keeping their real thoughts locked away in their journals. Until a marvel and an oddity occurs... Marvel: Adam and Zayneb meeting. Oddity: Adam and Zayneb meeting
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • OLA Best Bets, 2019
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2019.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2020.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2020.
  • Rise: A Feminist Book Project List, 2020.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10780471
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ali, S. K
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 8
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muslims
  • Arabs
  • Prejudices
  • High schools
  • Schools
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Young adult fiction
  • Dawá ̧¥ah (Qatar)
  • Qatar
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Love from A to Z, S. K. Ali
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9781534442726
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Love from A to Z, S. K. Ali
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
342 pages
Isbn
9781534442726
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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