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Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport YA BHATHENA (Text to phone) 34000081360398 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport YA BHATHENA (Text to phone) 34000081360406 Young Adult Fiction Available -
North Branch - Bridgeport YA BHATHENA (Text to phone) 34000081360414 Young Adult Fiction Available -

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In Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, sixteen-year-old half-Hindu/half-Parsi Zarin Wadia is the class troublemaker and top subject for the school rumor blogs, regularly leaving class to smoke cigarettes in cars with boys, but she also desperately wants to grow up and move out of her aunt and uncle's house, perhaps realizing too late that Porus, another non-Muslim Indian who risks deportation but remains devoted to Zarin, could help her escape. When the two end up dead in a car on a highway in Jeddah, it becomes clear she was far more than a "girl like that."
Subject: East Indians > Saudi Arabia > Juvenile fiction.
East Indians > Saudi Arabia > Fiction.
Dating (Social customs) > Fiction.
Rape > Fiction.
Bullying > Fiction.
Religion > Fiction.
High schools > Fiction.
Schools > Fiction.
Jiddah (Saudi Arabia) > Fiction.
Saudi Arabia > Fiction.
Genre: Young adult fiction.
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