The Girl in the Tangerine Scarf

by Mojha Kahf

Paperback, 443 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $15.95 | purchase

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The Girl in the Tangerine Scarf
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Mojha Kahf

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Growing up devoutly Muslim in her 1970s Indiana community, Syrian immigrant Najla Shamy and her siblings struggle to balance the cultures of America and their family, a coming-of-age challenge that the adult Najla remembers years later when she reconnects with friends from other mixed heritages. Original.