Inspired by true events, this young adult novel sheds light on the complicated situation in Syria that has led to an international refugee crisis. As civil war erupts across Syria and bombs fall on the city of Aleppo, 14-year-old Nadia and her family decide to flee. Heading for Turkey, Nadia becomes separated from the others when a bomb explodes. Injured and alone, Nadia is faced with death and destruction at every turn. In the midst of so much danger, Nadia’s journey to safety also includes heavy doses of courage, love, and kindness.
Ages 8 & Up, 880L