Dawn and Dusk

Autor: Mead, Alice

Editorial: Farrar Straus Giroux

Formato:Tapa Dura
Precio de Lista:$16.00
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Dawn and Dusk : For as long as thirteen-year-old Azad can remember, the Islamic Republic of Iran, where he lives in the predominantly Kurdish town of Sardasht, has been at war with Saddam Hussein's Iraq, and his country has been a harsh society full of spies, secrets, and "disappearances." Still, most of the time Azad manages to live a normal life, hanging out at the bakery next door, going to school with his friend Hiwa, playing sports, and taking care of his parrot. Then Azad learns that his town may soon become a target for Saddam's weapons of mass destruction. Now more than ever, Azad feels torn between his divorced parents and his conflicting desires to remain in his home or escape. His father is somehow connected to the police and is rooted in the town. His mother may be part of the insurgency, yet is ready to flee. How can Azad make the choice?

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Tweens Fiction   Historical Fiction

ISBN 13:9780374317089
ISBN 10:0374317089
Formato:Tapa Dura
Tamaño:8.40" l x 5.80" w x 0.80" h
Edades: 8 - 12