This book kept my interest all the way through. It shows how tough the life of a refugee is and my heart just goes out to them. I liked Fereiba who always felt like an outsider and had a very hard life except for a short time. I found myself pulling for Saleem in the second part of the book which showed how three different women helped him along the way and how encouraging that was for him. I was a bit disappointed that the ending was sort of open, but I guess that was better than a sad ending. I highly recommend this book if you have any interest in what it is like to be a refugee or Muslim. It was an eye-opening story for me to understand how not all Muslims are extremists. It even has some discussion questions in the back for book clubs to use. It's very good!
(Karen's review, 5 stars)
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