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Escape from Aleppo An Indie Next List Pick Filled with kindness and hope, but also with the harsh realities of the horrors of war, this heartbreaking book is a necessary reminder of what many people live through every day Booklist starred review Nadia s family is forced to flee their home in Aleppo, Syria, when the Arab Spring sparks a civil war in this timely coming of age novel from award winning author N.H Senzai Silver and gold balloons A birthday cake covered in pink roses A new dress Nadia stands at the center of attention in her parents elegant dining room This is the best day of my life, she thinks Everyone is about to sing Happy Birthday, when her uncle calls from the living room, Baba, brothers, you need to see this Reluctantly, she follows her family into the other room On TV, a reporter stands near an overturned vegetable cart on a dusty street Beside it is a mound of smoldering ashes The reporter explains that a vegetable vendor in the city of Tunis burned himself alive, protesting corrupt government officials who have been harassing his business Nadia frowns.It is December 17, 2010 Nadia s twelfth birthday and the beginning of the Arab Spring Soon anti government protests erupt across the Middle East and, one by one, countries are thrown into turmoil As civil war flares in Syria and bombs fall across Nadia s home city of Aleppo, her family decides to flee to safety Inspired by current events, this novel sheds light on the complicated situation in Syria that has led to an international refugee crisis, and tells the story of one girl s journey to safety. Download Escape from Aleppo – wholesalesweetshop.co.uk

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  1. ARC provided by the author.Nadia and her family live in an apartment building in Aleppo, Syria, so her aunts and uncles, and well as her grandmother, are all close by When their neighborhood is being bombed in October of 2013, they have a plan to leave and head toward the Turkish border to meet Nadia s father With the help of her older cousin, Razan, Nadia packs up her cat, Mishmish, and prepares to leave Since being caught and injured in a bombing earlier, however, Nadia is very fearful of b ARC provided by the author.Nadia and her family live in an apartment building in Aleppo, Syria, so her aunts and uncles, and well as her grandmother, are all close by When their neighborhood is being bombed in October of 2013, they have a plan to leave and ...

  2. Not sure why this book has 1 2 star ratings already but two can play this game.

  3. Nadia is a typical pre teen enjoying spending time with her friends and family, delighted about being selected to appear in a tv commercial, celebrating her twelfth birthday and then she is not Suddenly, a man appears on tv and sets himself on fire, and Syria is at war, and Nadia s world becomes a world of bombings and soldiers and fear Her family decides they must escape to a safer place, ...

  4. What an amazing and sad and important book I was entranced by Nadia s story, and I learnedabout the events in Syria than I d known before I feel so lucky that I was able to meet the author and get an ARC of the book for my class.

  5. Twelve year old Syrian, Nadia along with her family try to flee Aleppo before the anti government protesters break out and bombs start to fall It s too late, and her family fear that Nadia did not survive a...

  6. The story line got confusing long winded it seemed, but I appreciated the recent history of Syria that was told through this book Nadia is separated from her family after a bomb hits their apartment, and on her way to reunite with them, me...

  7. It s October 2013 and explosions from barmeela, bombs packed with shrapnel, are being dropped from helicopters by the Syrian army on Aleppo s Salaheddine neighborhood where Nadia Jandali, 14, lives with her family, including aunts, uncles, and cousins It s time carry out their plan to leave the civil war torn city and head for the Turkish border But before they even get out of the parking lot, their apartment building is hit Nadia, caught on the stairs, is knocked unconscious and buried under It s October 2013 and explosions from barmeela, bombs packed with shrapnel, are being dropped from helicopters by the Syrian army on Aleppo...

  8. N.H Senzai situates a young girl s redemptive journey of survival squarely within the Syrian conflict s heartbreaking confines all to powerful effect Set mostly in October of 2013, Escape from Aleppo follows fourteen year old Nadia s flight to Turkey where she hopes to reunite with her family as she befriends possibly faithless companions and crosses a city whose destruction appalls her Despite the desolation on all sides, Nadia is still a teenager nail polish, television celebrities, and N.H Senzai situates a young girl s redemptive journey of survival squarely within the Syrian conflict s heartbreaking confines all to powerful effect Set mostly in October of 2013, Escape from Aleppo follows fourteen year old Nad...

  9. This riveting tale follows a girl hoping to make her way out of war torn Syria I particularly appreciated the references to the area s history The author deftly handled the youth perspective of the conflict s beginnings.

  10. A very balanced look into one of the tragedies of our time A story of personal growth, aging beyond years, the terrible effects of war and the hope despite all evidence to the contrary that there is the possibility of something better It should be m...