Kids of Kabul: Living Bravely Through a Never-ending War

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Groundwood Books, 2012 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 143 pages
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Explores the plight of Afghanistan's children since the fall of the Taliban in 2001, featuring the stories of two dozen or so children, aged 10 to 17, and their struggles to continue educating themselves and improving their own lives despite living in a country torn by war, violence and oppression. All royalties from the sale of Kids of Kabul will go to Women for Women in Afghanistan, a charitable organization.

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Review: Kids of Kabul: Living Bravely Through a Never-Ending War

User Review  - Alec Olsen - Goodreads

I thought this was a really good book. It really opened up my eyes about what it is like for kids in a country during a war. It is about kids who are anywhere from 10 to 17 years old who tell stories ... Read full review

Review: Kids of Kabul: Living Bravely Through a Never-Ending War

User Review  - Hannah Sidel - Goodreads

Kids of Kabul is a beautiful collection of vignettes capturing older children, preteens and teenagers' story of life in the capital city of Afghanistan. The book covers both boys and girls and looks ... Read full review

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Deborah Ellis is the author of over eighteen books, many of them bestsellers worldwide. She lives in Simcoe, Ontario.

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