For fans of The Kite Runner, a magical yet very moving story of one young Syrian girl's journey to find her way home.
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"If you don't know the tale of where you come from, " he said, "the words of others can overwhelm and drown out your own. So, you see, you must keep careful track of the borders of your stories, where your voice ends and another begins." The wind rustled the olive leaves, seeming to shake the stars. "Then stories map the soul," Rawiya said, "in the guise of words."
Die zwölfjährige Nour lebt mit ihrer Familie in New York, aber nachdem der Vater gestorben ist, beschließt die...