Fourteen-year-old Razaq Khan lives in the Pakistani tribal area of Kala Dhaka, Black Mountain. When an earthquake devastates his family home, Razaqas dying father tells him to travel to his uncle Javaid. A man preying on orphans lures Razaq to the city with the promise of finding his uncle. But it is not long before Razaq realizes he has not been helped at allahe has been sold into slavery. Losing hope while in captivity, Razaq meets Tahira, a young girl suffering just like him. Razaq feels a surge of something newalove. Author Rosanne Hawke delivers a heart-wrenching story about friendship and sacrifice and the power of the human spirit, a mountain wolfas spirit, to overcome sexual exploitation, the most harrowing of circumstances.aJust like my mother used to make, a Zakim said with a sigh. aI say it is not, a Raj said. Zakim looked at the boy with mock sadness. aYou need to use your imagination more, Raj.a The cardboard shelter had been made with the same care thatanbsp;...
|Title||:||Spirit of a Mountain Wolf|
|Publisher||:||Enslow Publishers, Inc. - 2014-01-01|