Related Topics

Amal Unbound Setting

Aisha Saeed
This Study Guide consists of approximately 63 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Amal Unbound.
This section contains 742 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Amal Unbound Study Guide

Amal’s House

Most of the novel’s preliminary action occurs at Amal’s modest house, which backs onto Malik’s sugarcane fields and orange groves. Mehnaz gives birth to Lubna in the small family home, confining herself to her bedroom for several days afterwards. The house contains only a few rooms, so Amal and her sisters must share. Omar and Parvin, Amal’s family servants, live in the shed behind Amal’s house. Amal thinks of nothing but home while serving at the Khan estate and wonders how she ever took her chaotic but humble life there for granted.

Amal’s School

Amal’s all-girls school cannot accommodate everyone attending. Each girl must share her desk with one other student. Amal describes how the building lacks heat or air conditioning and therefore becomes frigidly cold in the winter and unbearably hot in the summer. The school features a...

(read more)

This section contains 742 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Amal Unbound Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Amal Unbound from BookRags. (c)2022 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.