6 edition of It Ain"t So found in the catalog.
July 6, 2006
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||100|
This book was so much fun! First of all, I'm only three years older than "Cindy," so the historical setting was very clear to me, from gauchos to Captain & Tenille to puka shell necklaces. (Just gonna plead the 5th on which of those I was a fan of.)/5(5). This Study Guide consists of approximately 56 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of It Ain't So Awful Falafel. Zomorod is a strong young woman, though she is somewhat immature as the novel opens. She is coping.
It Ain't So Awful, Falafel - Ebook written by Firoozeh Dumas. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read It Ain't So Awful, Falafel/5(71). Zomorod is eleven and originally from Iran, but please, call her Cindy. From a New York Times bestselling memoirist, a humorous, voice-driven debut novel about growing up Iranian in Southern California during the Iranian Revolution and hostage crisis of the late s.
It ain't so awful, falafel / Firoozeh Dumas. "Eleven-year-old Zomorod, originally from Iran, tells her story of growing up Iranian in Southern California during the Iranian Revolution and . It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel is a charming, authentic and insightful account of an immigrant trying to make sense of America. The book also provides a peek at a moment in history when relations between Iran and the U.S. were severed due to the hostage crisis of
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Dumas hits it out of the park again -- a fictionalized memoir of growing up in California. In "It Ain't So Awful, Felafel," young Iranian-American Zomorod learns she really can find friends in a brat-filled Orange County middle school/5().
"[It Ain't So Awful, Falafel] is funny, affecting, and nuanced The novel doesn’t sugarcoat the issues, but it balances these serious notes with preteen antics and melodramas that Blume would be proud of; Cindy’s voice will undoubtedly draw in readers from all backgrounds." —Horn Book5/5(3).
"It Ain't Necessarily So" takes a different tack. Rather than assessing the validity of the scares themselves, the authors examine how newspapers covered a wide variety of stories, from global warming to the extent of domestic by: It Ain't So Awful, Falafel is from the POV of an Iranian girl living in America during the Iranian Revolution.
This book pairs well with Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis. I know so much more about those events in history, and the impact they had on Iranian families in Iran *and* in America, from reading these two books/5.
Say It Ain't So provided enough life, business, and celeb issues to keep the pages turning and keep this It Aint So book waiting for the climax. I look forward to reading what's next from LaJill Hunt. Reviewed by Shani, Author of Secrets of a Kept Woman/5(12). Dumas hits it out of the park again -- a fictionalized memoir of growing up in California.
In "It Ain't So Awful, Felafel," young Iranian-American Zomorod learns she really can find friends in a brat-filled Orange County middle school/5(93). It Ain't So Awful, Falafel is a funny and interesting historical fiction book about a girl named Zomorod (Cindy) Yousefzadeh.
Cindy's family has moved 4/5. It Ain't So Awful Falafel Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book. This study guide contains the following sections: This detailed literature summary also contains Quotes and a Free Quiz on It Ain't So Awful Falafel by Firoozeh Dumas.
NOTE: This book was provided by the author in exchange for an honest review. With that out of the way, Id like to add that I chose to read this book because the premise reminded me of the French movie Les Rencontres d'Après Minuit.I havent watched said movie yet, so forgive me if the comparison doesnt stand (it probably doesnt, since the movie is about an orgy) but still, now you know/5.
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avg. rating Ratings. Zomorod (Cindy) Yousefzadeh is the new kid on the block for the fourth time. Californias Newport Beach is her familys latest perch, and shes determined to. 1 minute review of the young adult book It Ain't So awful Falafel by Firoozeh Dumas.
Editions for It Ain't So Awful, Falafel: (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), X (Paperback published in. It Ain’t So Awful, falafel by Firoozeh dumas • HC About the Book Zomorod (Cindy) Yousefzadeh is the new kid on the block for the fourth time.
California’s Newport Beach is her family’s latest perch, and she’s determined to shuck her brainy loner persona and start afresh with a new Brady Bunch name— Size: KB.
"[It Ain't So Awful, Falafel] is funny, affecting, and nuanced The novel doesn’t sugarcoat the issues, but it balances these serious notes with preteen antics and melodramas that Blume would be proud of; Cindy’s voice will undoubtedly draw in readers from all backgrounds." —Horn Book.
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This video is about It Ain't So Awful, Falafel. The Chat with Priscilla - What Men Wished Women Knew (Part One) - Duration: The Chat with Priscilla 1, views.“It Ain’t So Awful, Falafel is funny, affecting, and nuanced The novel doesn’t sugarcoat the issues, but it balances these serious notes with preteen antics and melodramas that (Judy) Blume would be proud of; Cindy’s voice will undoubtedly draw in readers from all backgrounds.” —Horn Book.It Ain't So Awful, Falafel It is a narrative of a sweet Iranian-American girl living in California the moment Iran's history changed and it started to be seing as an enemy of the US.
It teaches a lot about being human before being from a country or following a religion.