The Whole Story of Half a Girl
Publish date: January 10th 2012
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Pages no: 224
Edition language: English
, Realistic Fiction
, Middle Grade
Posted on Book Chelle.Veera Hiranandani's The Whole Story of Half A Girl is a middle grade book with some mature topics. Hiranandani approached issues of race, perception, and identity with tact and honesty, while managing to keep the story appropriate for the middle grade readers.Sonia Nadhamuni is...
I didn't know that this book was a middle grade book until I was reading and it mentioned that Sonia (the main character) was finishing up her fifth grade school year. So she's finishing up her last year of elementary school and she finds out that her father lost his job and they're going to be cutt...
“The whole story of half a girl” è il primo libro per ragazzi di Veera Hiranandani e racconta la storia di Sonia una ragazzina di prima media (sesto grado in middle school). Sua madre è ebrea, suo padre è indiano, indiano dell’India e lei si sente incredibilmente a disagio perché non si sente né com...
Ah, it's great to read a book with a main character who isn't a White American! Sonia is a character that a lot of teen girls can relate to as well - she's having to move to a new school, try and fit in and she's trying new things - tougher stuff like questioning who she is and her religion and simp...