Source:Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York, p.262 (2010)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3619 .E69 S49 2010
Keywords:Afghan Americans--California--San Francisco Bay Area--Fiction, Afghan Americans--California--San Francisco Bay Area--Juvenile fiction, Afghan Americans--Fiction, Afghan Americans--Juvenile fiction, Emigration and immigration--Fiction, Emigration and immigration--Juvenile fiction, Refugees--Fiction, Refugees--Juvenile fiction, San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)--Fiction, San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)--Juvenile fiction
Summary: Escaping from Taliban-controlled Afghanistan in the summer of 2001, eleven-year-old Fadi and his family emigrate to the San Francisco Bay Area, where Fadi schemes to return to the Pakistani refugee camp where his little sister was accidentally left behind.
Lexile measure 800; Book level 5.4; Ages 8-12; Multicultural, Realistic fiction