A hope more powerful than the sea

956.9104 FLE

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A hope more powerful than the sea : one refugee's incredible story of love, loss, and survival

Fleming, Melissa (Communication director), author.

New York : Flatiron Books, 2018.

283 pages ; 21 cm

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Presents the story of Syrian refugee Doaa Al Zamel, chronicling her experiences in Syria from 2011 when the civil war began, her path to Egypt and the opposition to refugees she faced there, how she fell in love with a resistance fighter, and ultimately ended up in the frigid waters of the North Sea bound for Sweden, where her quest for survival really began.

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ISBN:

9781250106001

LC Call No:

HV640.5.S97 F54 2018

Dewey Class No:

956.9104/23 23

Author:

Fleming, Melissa (Communication director), author.

Title:

A hope more powerful than the sea : one refugee's incredible story of love, loss, and survival / Melissa Fleming.

Edition:

First Flatiron Books paperback edition.

Physical:

283 pages ; 21 cm

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 12/12/2016

Summary:

Presents the story of Syrian refugee Doaa Al Zamel, chronicling her experiences in Syria from 2011 when the civil war began, her path to Egypt and the opposition to refugees she faced there, how she fell in love with a resistance fighter, and ultimately ended up in the frigid waters of the North Sea bound for Sweden, where her quest for survival really began.

Target Audience:

10-Adult.

Awards Note:

Alex Award, 2018

Subject:

Refugees--Syria.

Link:

View cover image provided by Mackin

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