The Conch Bearer by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
  

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The Conch Bearer by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

What's the hook? This classic quest story stirs the interest of reluctant readers while offering rich opportunities for extension work with the quest genre. The narrative involves the reader in Anand's inner conflict, enabling all readers to empathise with him. What are the themes? Family, relationships, growing up and adventure. Teaching points The realistic contemporary Indian setting offers opportunities for multicultural work. Rich, high-quality writing gives opportunity to cover a wide range of Framework objectives.

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Format

Hardback
256 pages

Author

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
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Publisher

Longman an imprint of Pearson Education Limited

Publication date

7th April 2005

ISBN

9781405816489


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