Desert and New Titles

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Chapter 2 “Birth”
1. New Title:
a. The Birth of a Camel

2. Summary:
A camel gives birth named Mithoo.

3. Conflict:
Man vs. Nature

4. Themes:

Chapter 3 “Kalu”
1. New Titles:
a. Attack

2. Summary:
Camel attacks dadi then Tipu and Kalu attack each other.

3. Conflict:
* Man vs. Nature
* Nature vs. Nature

4. Themes:

Chapter 4 “Safari”
1. New Titles:
a. Sold!
b. Farewell

2. Summary:
Shabanu left her hometown to get married. She kissed her mom and auntie goodbye. She told Phulan to find Mithoo. Shabanu told Phulan to find Mithoo a mother to nurse him. Then, dadi was going to sell guluband.

3. Conflict:
Man vs. Man vs. Circumstances
* Dadi was going to sell guluband.

4. Themes:
A dancing camel is worth it to make some money.

Chapter 5 “Bugtis”
1. New titles:
a. Arrival
b. Caravan of Camels

2. Summary:
Dadi and Shabanu arrive at Gudubarrage. They met a caravan cholistanani nomands. Dadi met the same men that were talking about how much a camel sells. Dadi is pleased to meet the caravan.

3. Conflict:

4. Themes:
Never give up!

Chapter 6 “Sibi Fair”
1. New Titles:
a. Arrival

2. Summary:
* Shabanu and Dadi arrive at Sibi Fair.
* Dadi brought Shabanu to a carnival.
* Dadi meets a man named Wardak who wants to buy the camel. * Shabanu did not want to sell guluband.

3. Conflict:
Man vs. Circumstances

4. Themes:

Chapter 8 “Shatoosh”
1. New Titles:
a. The Scarf

2. Summary:
* The shopkeeper gives Shabanu a shatoosh.
* Shabanu went to get Phulan a gift for her wedding.
* Dadi and Shabanu arrive at cholistan desert.

3. Conflict:
Man vs. Man

4. Themes:

Chapter 10 “Nose Pegs”
1. New Titles:
a. POOR CAMELS!
b. The Water

2. Summary:
* Shabanu and Phulan wake up early in the morning to fetch the water and take a bath at the toba, together with Mithoo and Sher Dil. * Dadi, grandfather, auntie, mama and Shabanu work together as a team in pegging the nose of Xhush Dil, the three-year-old camel they call as “Happy Heart.” * As the desert wind becomes hotter and hotter, the toba begins to fry up too. Water supply is dwindling as days go by.

3. Conflict:
Man vs. Nature
* The harsh desert conditions make it hard for Shabanu’s family to survive. Water is fast dwindling. And they have to finish Phulan’s dowry before they move on to Mehrabpur.

4. Theme:
The survival of the desert people even in the harshest conditions. Be strong!

Chapter 11 “Channan Pir”
1. New Titles:
a. Dressing Up
b. Pray for Husbands and Sons
2. Summary:
* Shabanu’s family joins the caravan of women to travels to Channan Pir to pray at the saint’s grave site. * Grandfather tells story of his life as a brave soldier fight the nawab’s army. * Phulan, Shabanu, Mama and Auntie get reunited with Aunt Sharma and cousin Fatima. * The men have their own activity while watching for the women to finish praying. They had wrestling match among themselves which. 3. Conflict:

Man vs. Man
* When Shabanu actually saw his father wrestling almost naked with another man. And her father was angered by this. 4. Themes:
Think about your family before doing anything.
Chapter 12 “Sharma”
1. New Titles:
a. The Sing Along
b. The Miracle

2. Summary:
* Sharma tells the story through a song about how Channan Pir survived his Hindu father’s wrath in the desert. The saint was saved by a cradle from the heaven each time Channan Pir was in danger. * They bid goodbye to one another after they left their final prayers at the shine of Channan Pir with the assurance of being together again for Phulan’s wedding.

3. Conflict:...
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