Review: The Shepherd’s Granddaughter

The Shepherd’s Granddaughter by Anne Laurel Carter

Parvana’s Journey was not the most auspicious start to my highly anticipated young adult and children’s literature class—its quest for social justice and awareness about the situation in Afghanistan left several things by the wayside, such as plot and character development. When I saw that The Shepherd’s Granddaughter had also been published by Groundwork Books, the publishers of Parvana’s Journey, I approached the book with some trepidation—but I needn’t have feared.

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