By N. H. Senzai
“Filled with kindness and desire, but in addition with the tough realities of the horrors of conflict, this heartbreaking publication is an important reminder of what many folks pass though each day.” —Booklist (starred review)
Nadia’s relatives is compelled to escape their domestic in Aleppo, Syria, while the Arab Spring sparks a civil battle during this well timed coming-of-age novel from award-winning writer N.H. Senzai.
Silver and gold balloons. A birthday cake coated in crimson roses. a brand new costume.
Nadia stands on the focal point in her mom and dad’ based eating room. This is the simplest day of my life, she thinks. everyone seems to be approximately to sing “Happy Birthday,” whilst her uncle calls from the lounge, “Baba, brothers, you must see this.” Reluctantly, she follows her kin into the opposite room. On television, a reporter stands close to an overturned vegetable cart on a dusty road. Beside it's a mound of smoldering ashes. The reporter explains vegetable seller within the urban of Tunis burned himself alive, protesting corrupt govt officers who've been harassing his company. Nadia frowns.
It is December 17, 2010: Nadia’s 12th birthday and the start of the Arab Spring. quickly anti-government protests erupt around the heart East and, one after the other, international locations are thrown into turmoil. As civil struggle flares in Syria and bombs fall throughout Nadia’s domestic urban of Aleppo, her family members makes a decision to escape to protection. encouraged by means of present occasions, this novel sheds mild at the complex state of affairs in Syria that has resulted in a global refugee quandary, and tells the tale of 1 girl’s trip to safety.
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