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Jameel and the house of djinn

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family life -- Pakistan -- Fiction,
  • Sex role -- Fiction,
  • Spirits -- Fiction,
  • Pakistan -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    An unexpected death brings Shabanu"s daughter, Mumtaz, and nephew, Jameel, both aged fifteen, to the forefront of an attempt to modernize Pakistan, but the teens must both sacrifice their own dreams if they are to meet family and tribal expectations.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSuzanne Fisher Staples.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.S79346 Jam 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17849914M
    ISBN 100374399360
    ISBN 109780374399368
    LC Control Number2007005093


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"The House of Djinn" doesn't seem to fit with the elegance of the first two novels. Told from the voices of Mumtaz, Shabanu's daughter, and Jameel, Mumtaz's cousin, the story-line was easy to follow if lackluster/5.

When Baba unexpectedly dies, Jameel's succession as the Amirzai tribal leader and the arrangement of his marriage to Mumtaz are revealed, causing both to question whether fulfilling their duty to the family is worth giving up their dreams for the future.

The House of Djinn is a Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year/5(23). Suzanne Fisher Staples returns to modern-day Pakistan to reexamine the juxtaposition of traditional Islamic values with modern ideals of House of Djinn is a Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year/5(6).

"The House of Djinn" brings to a close the trilogy begun in "Shabanu, Daughter of the Wind", a Newbery Honor Book. I found all three books a fascinating glimpse into a culture and world that was totally unfamiliar to me/5(21). When Baba unexpectedly dies, Jameel's succession as the Amirzai tribal leader and the arrangement of his marriage to Mumtaz are revealed, causing both to question whether fulfilling their duty to the family is worth giving up their dreams for the future.

The House of Djinn is a Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year/5(8). When Baba unexpectedly dies, Jameel's succession as the Amirzai tribal leader and the arrangement of his marriage to Mumtaz are revealed, causing both to question whether fulfilling their duty to the family is worth giving up their dreams for the future.

The House of Djinn is a Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year/5(19). Without Baba keeping order in the tribe, Mumtaz and Jameel find themselves thrust together in the middle of an ongoing power struggle—the same one that sent Shabanu into hiding a decade earlier.

A compelling conclusion to the trilogy that began with the Newbery Honor Book Shabanu and continued in Haveli,The House of Djinn explores the.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Jameel lives with his parents in California and he's been out of touch since he fell in love with a Jewish girl. A compelling conclusion to the trilogy that began with the Newbery Honor Book Shabanu and continued in Haveli /5(7).

Buy a cheap copy of The House of Djinn book by Suzanne Fisher Staples. It has been ten years since Shabanu staged her death to secure the safety of her daughter, Mumtaz, from her husband’s murderous brother.

Mumtaz has been raised by Free shipping over $/5(1). Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy The House of Djinn at (4). by Suzanne Fisher Staples. Farrar, Jameel and the house of djinn book and Giroux, to be released spring of (advance review copy) This is the third book in the stories of the life of Shabanu, a young woman living with her family in the desert of the first book Shabanu, Daughter of the Wind Shabanu has come of age and had to chose between following her heart or agreeing to.

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The House of Djinn by Suzanne Fisher Staples The House of Djinn continues the story of Shabanu, ten years into the future. Shabanu has continued to live, hidden from the Amirzai tribal clan, in their very own haveli in Lahore, along with Rahim's sister, Selma and their servant, the Christian woman Samiya.

In this eloquently written sequel to Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind () and Haveli (), Shabanu has been in hiding for ten years, fearing for the life of her daughter, Mumtaz. Everyone, including her parents and daughter, believes Shabanu to be dead, but it's time for her to return from "the realm of the buried" and seek out her daughter.

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The House of Djinn: Suzanne Fisher Staples: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(). The House of Djinn Suzanne Fisher Staples, Author. FSG/Foster $ (p) ISBN Buy this book As finds a trustworthy friend and confidant in cousin Jameel. The 3rd book of a trilogy, I would definitely have had a better understanding of the characters had I read, Shabanu, first.

This made me go back to read Shabanu, which cleared up a lot of my questions. I needed to read this book for long chunks of time, so I spent a 4 hour subway and bus ride completing the book/5(7).

Get this from a library. The house of djinn. [Suzanne Fisher Staples] -- "Mumtaz, daughter of Shabanu, has lived with her father's traditional Muslim family for ten years, enduring the scorn of her auntie Leyla day in and day out.

Her only protectors are her uncle Omar. THE HOUSE OF DJINN by Suzanne Fisher Staples Reading Level Grades 7 up Throughout the book, the author juxtaposes the male and female points of view, Author Suzanne Fisher Staples says, “The idea for the fictional story of Jameel and Mumtaz in THE HOUSE OF DJINN is based on the real story of a prominent Pakistani.

The House Of Djinn () About book: It has been ten years since Shabanu staged her death to secure the safety of her daughter, Mumtaz, from her husband's murderous brother. Mumtaz has been raised by her father's family with the education and security her mother desired for her, but with little understanding and love.

Suzanne Fisher Staples returns to modern-day Pakistan to reexamine the juxtaposition of traditional Islamic values with modern ideals of House of Djinn is a Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year. When Baba unexpectedly dies, Jameel's succession as the Amirzai tribal leader and the arrangement of his marriage to Mumtaz are revealed, causing both to question whether fulfilling their duty to the family is worth giving up their dreams for the future.

The House of Djinn is a Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.3/5. The house of djinn by Staples, Suzanne Fisher. Publication date "Frances Foster books." An unexpected death brings Shabanu's daughter, Mumtaz, and nephew, Jameel, both aged fifteen, to the forefront of an attempt to modernize Pakistan, but the teens must both sacrifice their own dreams if they are to meet family and tribal expectations Pages: free symbolism The House of Djinn Epub Pdf It Has Been Ten Years Since Shabanu Staged Her Death To Secure The Safety Of Her Daughter, Mumtaz, From Her Husband S Murderous Brother Mumtaz Has Been Raised By Her Father S Family With The Education And Security Her Mother Desired For Her, But With Little Understanding And Love Only Her American Cousin J.

STAPLES, Suzanne Fisher. The house of djinn. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. c $ JS This is Staples's third novel about Shabanu's family in the tribal areas of Pakistan, following Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind and Haveli.

Staples, Suzanne Fisher; The House of Djinn. Foster/Farrar, ; p ISBN $ R Gr. Foster/Farrar, ; p ISBN $ R Gr. Ten lonely years living hidden away on the roof of her husband's family's Pakistani haveli is enough for Shabanu.

Only her American cousin Jameel, her closest confidant and friend, and the beloved family patriarch, Baba, understand the pain of her loneliness.

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Jameel's grandfather and other spirits visit him and his cousin in Suzanne Fisher Staples' vivid story Jameel and the House of Djinn.

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