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  • In the Sea There are Crocodiles : Based on the True Story of Enaiatollah Akbari
    Fabio Geda
    Paperback: 06/12/2012
     
    When a ten-year-old boy's village in Afghanistan falls prey to Taliban rule, his mother shepherds the boy ...
  • Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother : Stories of Loss and Love
    Xue Xinran
    Paperback: 03/06/2012
     
    Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother is powered by love and by heartbreak and will stay with readers long ...
  • Little Princes : One Man's Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal
    Conor Grennan
    Paperback: 12/27/2011
     
    Little Princes is the epic story of Conor Grennan's battle to save the lost children of Nepal and how he found...
  • The Lord of Death
    Eliot Pattison
    Paperback: 06/01/2010
     
    A government bus filled with imprisoned illegal monks has overturned. Two women in an approaching sedan have ...
  • Sold
    Patricia McCormick
    Paperback: 04/01/2008
     
    Although Lakshmi's family is desperately poor her life still contains simple pleasures; but, when the harsh ...
  • The Collaborator of Bethlehem : An Omar Yussef Mystery
    Matt Beynon Rees
    Paperback: 01/01/2008
     
    For decades, Omar Yussef has been a teacher of history to the children of Bethlehem. When a favorite former ...
  • Sightseeing : Short Stories
    Rattawut Lapcharoensap
    Paperback: 01/28/2005
     
    A glorious fiction debut written with exceptional acuity by an award-winning twenty-five-year-old Thai-...

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