Piece by Piece: The Story Of Nisrins Hijab OGN
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Piece by Piece: The Story Of Nisrins Hijab OGN

Writer: Priya Huq Artist: Priya Huq Publisher: Amulet Books Release Date: November 17, 2021 Cover Price: $12.99 Critic Reviews: 1
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Nisrin is a 13-year-old Bangladeshi-American girl living in Milwaukie, Oregon, in 2002. At school, she gives a presentation for World Culture Day about Bangladesh while wearing a traditional cultural dress. On her way home, she is the victim of a hate crime when a man violently attacks her for wearing a headscarf. Deeply traumatized by the experience, Nisrin spends the summer depressed and isolated. The night before school starts, Nisrin makes a decision. She tells her family she's going to start wearing hijab, much to their dismay, which only strengthens her resolve. This choice puts Nisrin on a path to not only discover more about Islam, bu more

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    But Why Tho? - Carrie McClain Nov 19, 2021

    Piece by Piece: The Story Of Nisrins Hijab demonstrates in excellent detail how stories about girls will always matter and are ever so important, for younger readers, and for us all. Read Full Review

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