Author:Amidon, Allyce
Position:Brief article - Book review

Leila Abdelrazaq; BADDAWI; Just World Books (Comics & Graphic Novels: Comics & Graphic Novels) 30.00 ISBN: 9781935982494

Byline: Allyce Amidon

At turns heartbreaking and humorous, this coming-of-age story is a must read. Leila Abdelrazaq tells the story of her father Ahmad's childhood growing up as a Palestinian refugee, from first grade through to his decision to attend college in the United States. Ahmad grows up shuttling back and forth between the Baddawi refugee camp where he was born and Beirut, where his father eventually gets a job working as an apartment manager, living wherever is safer and has better...

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