Fifteen lanes

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"Eleven-year-old Noor, who lives in a Mumbai brothel with her mother and siblings, is grateful for the opportunity to go to school, hoping it will give her a chance to escape her fate of following in her mother's footsteps and being sold into the sex trade. Although she is resilient, capable and wise beyond her years, her life as the eldest daughter of a sex worker is full of struggle and challenge. Living in the same city is Grace, the Canadian teenage daughter of a CEO of one of the largest international banks in India. A child of privilege, Grace faces her own torments when she is cyber-bullied. Told in alternating voices, Fifteen Lanes exposes readers to a shocking and captivating world. When Noor and Grace eventually meet at an NGO support center for women and children, they make a connection that changes their lives."
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Grouped Work ID 16637b65-d303-be45-2d79-a1167788cefd
Grouping Title fifteen lanes
Grouping Author laidlaw s j
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display_description "Noor has lived all of her fourteen years in the fifteen lanes of Mumbai's red light district. Born into a brothel, she is destined for the same fate as her mother: a desperate life trapped in the city's sex trade. She must act soon to have any chance of escaping this grim future. Across the sprawling city, fifteen-year-old Grace enjoys a life of privilege. Her father, the CEO of one of India's largest international banks, has brought his family to Mumbai where they live in unparalleled luxury. But Grace's seemingly perfect life is shattered when she becomes a victim of a cruel online attack. When their paths intersect, Noor and Grace will be changed forever. Can two girls living in vastly different worlds find a common path?"--provided by publisher.
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subject_facet Child trafficking victims -- India -- Fiction, Cyberbullying -- India -- Fiction, Friendship -- India -- Fiction, Human trafficking -- India -- Fiction, Mumbai (India) -- Fiction, Teenage girls -- India -- Fiction
title_display Fifteen lanes
title_full Fifteen Lanes, Fifteen lanes / S.J. Laidlaw
title_short Fifteen lanes
topic_facet Child trafficking victims, Cyberbullying, Friendship, Human trafficking, Teenage girls, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature