Cover image for Leyla : the black tulip
Title:
Leyla : the black tulip
Author:
Croutier, Alev Lytle, 1944-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Middleton, Wis. : Pleasant Co., [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
196 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Summary:
While trying to help her financially destitute family, twelve-year-old Leyla ends up on a slave ship bound for Istanbul, then in the beautiful Topkapi Palace, where she discovers that life in the sheltered world of the palace harem follows its own rigid rules and rhythms and offers her unexpected opportunities during Turkey's brief Tulip Period of the early 1700's.
General Note:
"American Girl."
Language:
English
Reading Level:
810 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.6 5.0 72264.

Reading Counts RC 6-8 5.4 10 Quiz: 34114 Guided reading level: T.
Added Author:
ISBN:
9781584857495

9781584858317
Format :
Book