Clearinghouse Resource

Title

The Story of My Life: An Afghan Girl on the Other Side of the Sky

Authors/Editors

Ahmedi, Farah
Ansary, Tamim

Publisher(s)

New York: Simon Spotlight Entertainment

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2005, 256 pages

Description of Resource

Recounts the life of an Afghan girl, Farah Ahmedi, who is crippled by a landmine when walking to school in Kabul and who eventually comes with her mother to Chicago to attend high school.

Recommended for ages 14 and up.

Languages

English

Availability

This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.