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(Un)arranged Marriage

Written by Bali Rai

Featured Books for 11+ readers General Fiction Recommended Children's eBooks Personal Social Health Economic (PSHE)

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Selected by a distinguished independent panel of experts including our editorial expert, Julia Eccleshare, for Diverse Voices - 50 of the best Children's Books celebrating cultural diversity in the UK.

This highly personal story was partly influenced by Bali Rai's own experiences, it looks at the impact cultural traditions can have on young people growing up in modern times and the book will resonate with all who have experienced the pressure of expectation at the hands of their family.

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(Un)arranged Marriage Synopsis

Set partly in the UK and partly in the Punjab region of India, "(Un)arranged Marriage" is a perceptive look at a young man's fight to free himself from family expectations and an arranged marriage he doesn't want.

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ISBN: 9780552547345
Publication date: 01/05/2001
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Format: Paperback (b Format)

Book Information

ISBN: 9780552547345
Publication date: 1st May 2001
Author: Bali Rai
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Format: Paperback (b Format)
Pagination: 272 pages
Suitable for: 11+ readers
Genres: General Fiction, Personal Social Health Economic
Recommendations: eBooks

About Bali Rai

Bali Rai is a well-established, award winning and hugely popular voice within the young adult fiction market.  His particular successful title Rani and Sukh became a set-text for GCSE English.  His novel Killing Honour won the North East Teen Book Award, and was described as 'utterly compelling' by The Bookseller. He lives in Leicester with his family. Read more about the author here.  Bali is Booktrust's online writer in residence. Click here to read his blog.

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