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Boys without names

by Kashmira Sheth

  • 281 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Balzer & Bray in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sweatshops -- Fiction,
  • Missing persons -- Fiction,
  • Bombay (India) -- Fiction,
  • India -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Eleven-year-old Gopal and his family leave their rural Indian village for life with his uncle in Mumbai, but when they arrive his father goes missing and Gopal ends up locked in a sweatshop from which there is no escape.

    Edition Notes

    StatementKashmira Sheth.
    GenreFiction
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.S5543 Bo 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23202359M
    ISBN 109780061857607, 9780061857614
    LC Control Number2009011747

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Boys Without Names is not a heartbreaking story, even if there are moments that break the heart. Instead, it is a story about growing up, about learning and relearning the meaning of family.

This is one of the best books I’ve read this year/5(54). I think that boys without names is an excellent book and even though it is slightly Long, the pace never slows down and it keeps on getting more and more mysterious and interesting.

The middle is probably my favourite part because it shows us true friendship between these 6 children, despite the circumstances/5. Boys without Names has been called “a tightly woven tale of a boy’s will to survive, the power of story and the bond of friends tied together in the hope of a better day” by BookPage.

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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Boys Without Names/5(54). About the Book and the Author Boys without Names by Kashmira Sheth Summary: Eleven-year-old Gopal feels ashamed that his family must flee their rural Indian village to escape their debts.

The family hopes for a better life in Mumbai, but once there, Gopal’s father goes missing. Desperate to help support his mother and younger siblings, Gopal. Boys Without Names is not a heartbreaking story, even if there are moments that break the heart.

Instead, it is a story about growing up, about learning and relearning the meaning of family. This is one of the best books I’ve read this year.

Jacqueline Woodson4/4(27). Boys Without Names by Kashmira Sheth Gopal’s family is deep in debt and knows they can no longer stay in their village.

As Gopal’s baba, or father, dreams of a better life for his family, he believes that Mumbai, India will hold greater opportunities. Get this from a library. Boys without names.

[Kashmira Sheth] -- Eleven-year-old Gopal and his family leave their rural Indian village for life with his uncle in Mumbai, but when they arrive his father goes missing and Gopal ends up locked in a sweatshop from.

They’re not even allowed to speak or use their real names. Author Kashmira Sheth was born in India and lived in Mumbai from ages eight to In Boys Without Names, she ably portrays Gopal’s indomitable spirit, as his illicit evening storytelling sessions create a bond with the other boys.

Together, they become a family, even though each. Find books like Boys Without Names from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Boys Without Names also liked: Amal Unbound.

Boys Without Names Kashmira Sheth Buy this book When year-old Gopal's family tries to escape crushing debt by leaving their village in India for his uncle's home in Mumbai, Gopal is eager.

This video is a book intro to our whole school reads Boys Without Names. Boys without Names is a novel about a sweatshop and turns into a sweet, though sometimes harrowing, novel about survival. The characters, from Gopal (the main character) and his family to the boys he's forced to work with at the sweatshop, are described in almost loving detail.

An iMovie book trailer for Carroll College's Children's Literature on Boys Without Names by Kashmira Sheth. The author returned to her native India to research this fictionalized exposé of child labor.

Eleven-year-old Gopal and his family, deeply in debt, flee to Mumbai to find work. There, a slick older boy offers Gopal a factory job, then turns him over to a ruthless sweatshop operator.

Locked inside a decrepit building with five other despairing boys, Gopal quickly learns the : Kashmira Sheth. Plot In the climax, after waiting a long time, something finally happens that might have something to do with the message to the sweet shop owner, and it does.

The boys hear Scar talking to some men. Scar ties up the boys and puts rags in their mouths, and hides them behind. Flamingnet Top Choice: "Boys Without Names is a superb book. The characters are so real, and the material is raw.

Once I read the first fifteen pages I was hooked, and couldn't put it down. It seemed like I was one of the boys as their emotions poured out onto the page." - Flamingnet Student Book Reviewer APB (Reviewer age: 13).

Boys Without Names by Kashmira Sheth. Eleven-year-old Gopal lives with his family in rural India. After a bumper onion read more. Eleven-year-old Gopal lives with his family in rural India. After a bumper onion crop drives down the prices and leaves the family with little money and mounting debts, they flee to Mumbai in search of a better life.

Title: Boys Without Names Author(s): Kashmira Sheth Genre: MG Contemporary, India, Child slavery Page Count: Publisher: Balzer + Bray I received an Uncorrected Proof copy from Edi The Summary:For eleven-year-old Gopal and his family, life in their rural Indian village is stay, we starve, his baba has warned.

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by Kashmira Sheth Published by Balzer & Bray/HarperCollins, pages ISBN: Ages Eleven-year-old Gopal lives with his family in rural India. After a bumper onion crop drives down the prices and leaves the family with little money and mounting debts, they flee to Mumbai in search of a better life.Among the summaries and analysis available for Boys Without Names, there are 1 Short Summary and 6 Book Reviews.

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