Following the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, Dawn, a sixteen-year-old runaway from San Francisco, connects by phone and E-mail with Johar, a fifteen-year-old Afghani who assists Dawn's mother at a Red Cross refugee camp.
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Review: RefugeesUser Review - Samra Muslim - Goodreads
A really sweet book. Loved how the impact of 9/11 was presented from the perspective of a teenager in USA and Afghanistan simultaneously ... their fears, problems and finally how they survived it as winners ...!!! Read full review
Review: RefugeesUser Review - Elise Roberts - Goodreads
I began to read it in 4th grade for a gifted education project. It was really hard to understand but I kept it just in case. In the 6th grade I tried it again and looooooved it! It was so touching and so good! I really liked it! Read full review