Jahanara, Princess of Princesses

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Scholastic Inc., 2002 - 186 من الصفحات
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Experience the sumptuous wealth and the unforgettable drama within the Moghul Dynasty of seventeenth-century India through Newbery Honor- author Kathryn Lasky's diary of Princess Jahanara.

In the 1600s, the Moghul emperors of India were among the greatest and most superb rulers of the East. Jahanara is the daughter of one of these powerful figures, Shah Jahan, The Magnificent. A lover of refinement, his courts are of the finest architecture, priceless painting, unbelievable gardens, and ultra-fabulous wealth. Jahanara, the oldest and favorite of his children, is showered with emeralds and diamonds and rubies. She is attended by numerous servants and learned tutors. But her world is not one of complete

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The plot is well done too. - Goodreads
It has a really sad ending though. - LibraryThing
I was impressed with the research that went into it. - Goodreads

Review: Jahanara: Princess of Princesses, India, 1627 (The Royal Diaries)

معاينة المستخدمين  - Rebekah - Goodreads

I really liked learning the history of this girl. I also have a hard time with the made-up parts of historical fiction, but I thought it was worth reading to learn more about India and the history of ... قراءة التقييم بأكمله

Review: Jahanara: Princess of Princesses, India, 1627 (The Royal Diaries)

معاينة المستخدمين  - Yea Torres - Goodreads

I really love this book! If you are interested in Indian history from a diferent point of view, this is what you need to read! "Jahanara's diary allows readers to witness the exotic splendor and unforgettable drama of this past great dynasty" قراءة التقييم بأكمله

الصفحات المحددة


India 1617
Life in India inlBZ?
The Moghul Dynasty Family Tree
Glossary of Indian Words
Glossary of Characters
About the Author
Other booh in The floyal Diaries series
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حول المؤلف (2002)

Kathryn Lasky was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on June 24, 1944, and knew she wanted to be a writer from the time she was ten. She majored in English in college and after graduation wrote for various magazines and taught. Her first book, I Have Four Names for My Grandfather, was published while she was teaching. She has written more than seventy books for children and young adults on everything from historical fiction to picture books and nonfiction books including the Dear America books and the Guardians of Ga'Hoole series. Many of her books are illustrated with photographs by her husband, Christopher Knight. She has received many awards for her titles including Sugaring Time which was a Newberry Honor Book; The Night Journey which won the National Jewish Book Award for Children; Pageant which was an ALA Notable Children's book; and Beyond the Burning Time which was an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. She has also received the Washington Post's Children's Book Guild Award for her contribution to children's nonfiction. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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