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    • Does My Head Look Big in This?

    • By: Randa Abdel-Fattah
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Macauley
    • Length: 9 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 53
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
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      4 out of 5 stars 43

    Welcome to my world. I'm Amal Abdel-Hakim, a 17-year-old Australian-Palestinian-Muslim still trying to come to grips with my various identity hyphens. It's hard enough being cool as a teenager when being one issue behind the latest Cosmo is enough to disqualify you from the in-group. Try wearing a veil on your head and practicing the bum's up position at lunchtime and you know you're in for a tough time at school.

    Regular price: $17.47

    • The Lines We Cross

    • By: Randa Abdel-Fattah
    • Narrated by: Tim Pocock, Candice Moll
    • Length: 8 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Michael usually concerns himself with basketball and hanging out with his friends, but every once in a while, his parents drag him to meetings and rallies with their anti-immigrant group. And it all makes sense to Michael. Until Mina, a beautiful girl from the other side of the protest lines, shows up at his school and turns out to be funny, smart - and a Muslim refugee from Afghanistan. Suddenly his parents' politics seem much more complicated.

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Ten Things I Hate About Me

    • By: Randa Abdel-Fattah
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Macauley
    • Length: 6 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    There are a lot of things Jamie hates about her life: her dark hair, her dad's Stone Age Charter of Curfew Rights, her real name – Jamilah Towfeek. For the past three years Jamie has hidden her Lebanese background from everyone at school. It's only with her email friend John that she can really be herself. But now things are getting complicated: the most popular boy in school is interested in her, but there's no way he would be if he knew the truth.

    Regular price: $18.27

    • Where The Streets Had A Name

    • By: Randa Abdel-Fattah
    • Narrated by: Kellie Jones
    • Length: 6 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 4
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    Thirteen-year-old Hayaat is on a mission. She believes a handful of soil from her grandmother's ancestral home in Jerusalem will save her beloved Sitti Zeynab's life. The only problem is the impenetrable wall that divides the West Bank, as well as the check points, the curfews, the permit system and Hayaat's best friend Samy, who is mainly interested in football and the latest elimination on X-Factor, but always manages to attract trouble.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Surviving Scars

    • By Amar on 03-11-09

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Ven(ne)skaber (Sommerfugleserien)

    • By: Randa Abdel-Fattah
    • Narrated by: Anne Lynggård
    • Length: 2 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Lara er venneskaber for hele skolen. Hun bruger al sin tid på at lave venskaber mellem de andre på børn, så ingen bliver mobbet. Skolen er nemlig en krigszone, og man er dødsens, hvis man ikke passer ind. Men så begynder Emily i klassen, og hun bryder alle Laras regler. Hendes tøjstil er håbløs, hun hører barnlig musik og gør lige, hvad hun har lyst til. Hun synes, at Laras regler er forkerte.

    Regular price: $7.35

    • Noah's Law

    • By: Randa Abdel-Fattah
    • Narrated by: Stig Wemyss
    • Length: 7 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Sixteen-year-old Noah is a troublemaker. His father is a hotshot barrister.This is not a good combination. When Noah gets caught mucking up at school, his dad sends him to work at his aunt's law firm during the holidays to 'learn responsibility' and 'fix his attitude'. There he meets Jacinta – the cute intern who knows her way around a photocopier, and Casey – the wicked witch of the firm. Noah becomes involved in a case where a woman has been killed during a mugging gone wrong.

    Regular price: $20.97