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Mobin-Uddin, Asma.
Honesdale, PA : Boyds Mills Press, 2005.
IL K-3, RL 3.5
ISBN 1590781759
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Bilal is not looking forward to his first day of school.  He liked living in Chicago where there were many other Muslim children in the school.  But here there were none.  Only he and his sister.  On the first day, some boys ran up to Bilal's sister and tried to pull off her head scarf.  Bilal was ashamed of himself for not coming to her aid.  But he wanted to fit in.  When introduced to his classmates, he insisted that his name was Bill.  Will Bilal find a way to come to terms with his Muslim beliefs and his American life?
SUBJECTS:     Muslims -- Fiction.
                        Prejudices -- Fiction.
                        Schools -- Fiction.


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