School is tough enough without throwing a hijab into the mix...
Amal is a 16-year-old Melbourne teen with all the usual obsessions
about boys, chocolate and Cosmo magazine. She's also a Muslim,
struggling to honour the Islamic faith in a society that doesn't
understand it. The story of her decision to "shawl up" and its attendant
anxieties (like how much eyeliner to wear) is funny, surprising
and touching by turns.
Does My Head Look Big in This? Paperback edition by Randa Abdel-Fattah
- Randa Abdel-Fattah
- Publication date
- May 1, 2014
- Edition Number 2; 2nd edition
- Interest Age
- 11 - 12 years
- Product dimensions
- 130 x 198 x 24mm