Karma Khullar's Mustache
Karma Khullar's Mustache
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Karma Khullar's Mustache

Written and illustrated by Kristi Wientge
Published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
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In the tradition of Judy Blume, debut author Kristi Wientge tackles the uncomfortable—but all too relatable—subject of female body hair and self-esteem with this “sparkling and triumphant tale of a middle school misfit” (Heather Vogel Frederick). Karma Khullar is about to start middle school, and she is super nervous. Not just because it seems like her best friend has found a newer, blonder best friend. Or the fact that her home life is shaken up by the death of her dadima. Or even that her dad is the new stay-at-home parent, leading her mother to spend most of her time at work. But because she’s realized that she has seventeen hairs that have formed a mustache on her upper lip. With everyone around her focused on other things, Karma is left to figure out what to make of her terrifyingly hairy surprise all on her own.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781481477710
    Publication Date
    August 14, 2018
    Page Count
    288
    Reading Age
    8 - 12 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2016024635
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1481477714
    Lexile® Level
    820L
    ATOS® Book Level
    5.2
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    7
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    198348
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    MG

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