In the Sea There Are Crocodiles

In the Sea There Are Crocodiles

Based on the True Story of Enaiatollah Akbari : A Novel

Book - 2011
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An unflinching, inspirational, and incredibly moving novel based on the true story of Enaiatollah Akbari, a young boy whose agonizing struggle begins after his native Afghanistan becomes a dangerous place to live. His mother shepherds him across the border into Pakistan but has to leave him there to fend for himself.
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, c2011
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780385534734
Branch Call Number: Fiction Geda
Characteristics: 215 p. : maps ; 20 cm


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Translator-Howard Curtis

The bouyant true story of Enaiat, who at the age of 10 fled his home in Afghanistan, traveled alone through Pakistan and Iran to Turkey and Greece before finally finding political asylum in Italy when he was 15.

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