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    Latest Updated IGNOU Courses List with Fee Structure takes a dangerous turn It is against the law to be gay in Iran the punishment is death Despite their efforts to keep their love secret, the girls are discovered and arrested Separated from Sadira, Farrin can only pray as she awaits execution Will her family find a way to save them both Based on real life events, multi award winning author Deborah Ellis s new book is a tense and riveting story about a world where homosexuality is considered so abhorrent that it is punishable by death."/>
  • Hardcover
  • 224
  • Moon at Nine
  • Deborah Ellis
  • English
  • 01 June 2018
  • 1927485576

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  1. Diane Wallace Diane Wallace says:

    Moon at Nine eBook ✓ Moon at ePUB Ä moon book, nine download, Moon at kindle, Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBookWell written YA lesbian book the story s interest is really about how the middle eastern culture treats someone who is gay lesbian as being a young teen going through this even though your own family who was one of the wealthiest even shun you after finding out your sexual preference and being shun by everyone also at least she had the guts and


  2. Nico Nico says:

    Moon at Nine eBook ✓ Moon at ePUB Ä moon book, nine download, Moon at kindle, Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBookI hate this book I hate it for its reality, for its truthfulness, for its potency I hate it because it s a true story I hate it because it s happening right now I hate it because I can see parts of myself in Sadira and in Farrin I hate it because it gave me hope and then killed it I cried I cried so hard I hate it because it s so vivid, and so believable I hate it for the characters who pretended to be friends and turned out being the foe I h


  3. Erin Erin says:

    Moon at Nine eBook ✓ Moon at ePUB Ä moon book, nine download, Moon at kindle, Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBookHow can it possibly be that I have never read a Deborah Ellis novel Ellis has won many accolades for her books which often surround topical issues and yet I have never read one of her books Moon at Nine takes place in 1980 s Iran and concentrates on the love between two schoolgirls Farrin and Sadira The war between Iran and Iraq has come to an end, but the people of Iran are not free, and Farrin and Sadira face devastating consequences if they are discovered by the Revolutionary GuardYou How can it possibly be that I have never read a Deborah Ellis novel Ellis has won many accolades for her books which often surround topical issues and yet I have never read one of her books Moon at Nine takes place in 1980 s Iran and concentrates on the love between two schoolgirls Farrin and Sadira The war between Iran and Iraq has come to an end, but the people of Iran are not free, and Farrin and Sadira face devastating consequences if they are discovered by the Revolutio


  4. Emily Emily says:

    Moon at Nine eBook ✓ Moon at ePUB Ä moon book, nine download, Moon at kindle, Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBookOriginally reviewed at Oh Magic Hour.Ever since I read


  5. Sally906 Sally906 says:

    Moon at Nine eBook ✓ Moon at ePUB Ä moon book, nine download, Moon at kindle, Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBookOpening line You re writing about demons Principal Kobra s voice was hard and humourless.Set in Iran MOON AT NINE is a very quick read and gently approaches the subject of gay rights in fact any rights under a strict religious regime Many teens in the western world take their rights for granted scream their right to this, that or the other on electronic media, at school and in their homes But there are millions of teens in the world that


  6. Jenni Frencham Jenni Frencham says:

    Moon at Nine eBook ✓ Moon at ePUB Ä moon book, nine download, Moon at kindle, Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBookImagine that Annie on My Mind took place in Iran during the 1980s, and that instead of living unhappily ever after, the mai


  7. Eliana Eliana says:

    Moon at Nine eBook ✓ Moon at ePUB Ä moon book, nine download, Moon at kindle, Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBookThis review has been hidden because it contains spoilers To view it, click here Okay, I get that this book is based on a true story but I really can t accept the ending In no way is it appropriate to give this book to teenage LGBTQ readers with the knowledge that one of the girls is forced into a marriage with a man in order to gain her freedom and the other is hanged for being gay I don t care if it s realistic, it s still not the kind of story I want to be giving to LGBTQ teens We needmessages of hope and happy endings I think enough LGBTQ people have sadness in Okay, I get that this book is based on a true story but I really can t accept


  8. Steph Steph says:

    Moon at Nine eBook ✓ Moon at ePUB Ä moon book, nine download, Moon at kindle, Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBookHonestly, I expected Moon at Nine to be a dramatic and politically charged version of the formulaic YA lesbian romance that I m so familiar with And to a degree it is Fifteen year old Farrin, who is growing up in 1980s Iran, meets the beautiful Sadira and falls in love The girls start a sweet relationship, which is jeopardized when it is discovered.But because Farrin and Sadira live in 1980s Iran, the consequences of their love are very dire Moon at Nine goes far beyond the standard formula Honestly, I expected Moon at Nine to be a dramatic and politically charged version of the formulaic YA lesbian romance that I m so familiar with And to a degree it is Fifteen year old Farrin, who is growing up in 1980s Iran, meets the beautiful Sadira and falls in love The girls start a sweet relationship, which is jeopardized when it is discovered.But because Farrin and Sadira live


  9. Melissa Stacy Melissa Stacy says:

    Moon at Nine eBook ✓ Moon at ePUB Ä moon book, nine download, Moon at kindle, Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBookAs a work of fiction, the middle grade YA novel Moon at Nine is a mess There are structural problems in the storytelling, unexplained tangents that read as emotionless scenes, and jumps in the timeline that feel chaotic and arbitrary The reader is also required to understand a LOT of historical context and cultural detail on their own which is fine for an adult reader But h


  10. Saige Saige says:

    Moon at Nine eBook ✓ Moon at ePUB Ä moon book, nine download, Moon at kindle, Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBookThis is a really good example of a book with writing that does not live up to its message The homophobia and horrible actions of Iranian police is something that should be discussed , especially in American media, and I appreciate that this book tackled it as a topic However, this wasn t a very good story Sadira seems to only be there to exposit or give out wisdom Farrin is an interesting character, but she suffers from the YA trope of not being like the other


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Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBook ✓ Moon at ePUB Ä moon book, nine download, Moon at kindle, Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBookFifteen year old Farrin has many secrets Although she goes to a school for gifted girls in Tehran, as the daughter of an aristocratic mother and wealthy father, Farrin must keep a low profile It isever since the Shah was overthrown, the deeply conservative and religious government controls every facet of life in Iran If the Revolutionary Guard finds out about her mother s Bring Back the Shah activities, her family could be thrown in Moon at ePUB Ä jail, or worseThe day she meets Sadira, Farrin s life changes forever Sadira is funny, wise, and outgoing the two girls become inseparable But as their friendship deepens into romance, the relationship takes a dangerous turn It is against the law to be gay in Iran the punishment is death Despite their efforts to keep their love secret, the girls are discovered and arrested Separated from Sadira, Farrin can only pray as she awaits execution Will her family find a way to save them both Based on real life events, multi award winning author Deborah Ellis s new book is a tense and riveting story about a world where homosexuality is considered so abhorrent that it is punishable by death.


About the Author: Deborah Ellis

Moon at Nine eBook ✓ Moon at ePUB Ä moon book, nine download, Moon at kindle, Moon at NineMoon at Nine eBookDeborah Ellis has achieved international acclaim with her courageous and dramatic books that give Western readers a glimpse into the plight of children in developing countries She has won the Governor General s Award, Sweden s Peter Pan Prize, the Ruth Schwartz Award, the University of California s Middle East Book Award, the Jane Addams Children s Book Award and the Vicky Metcalf Award A long time feminist and anti war activist, she is best Moon at ePUB Ä known for The Breadwinner Trilogy, which has been published around the world in seventeen languages, withthan a million dollars in royalties donated to Street Kids International and to Women for Women, an organization that supports health and education projects in Afghanistan In , Deb was named to the Order of Ontario.