The Resource Amina: : through my eyes, J.L. Powers, Lyn White, (ebook)

Amina: : through my eyes, J.L. Powers, Lyn White, (ebook)

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Amina: : through my eyes
Title
Amina:
Title remainder
through my eyes
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J.L. Powers, Lyn White
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Language
eng
Summary
A moving, fictional account of one child's life in a conflict zone, in Mogadishu, Somalia. Amina lives on the edges of Mogadishu. Her family's house has been damaged in Somalia's long civil war, but they continue to live there, reluctant to leave their home. Amina's world is shattered when government forces come to arrest her father because his art has been officially censored, deemed too political. Then rebel forces kidnap Amina's brother, forcing him to become a soldier in Somalia's brutal ongoing war. Although her mother and grandmother are still with her, Amina feels vulnerable and abandoned. Secretly, she begins to create her own artwork in the streets and the derelict buildings to give herself a sense of hope and to let out the burden of her heart. Her artwork explodes into Mogadishu's underground world, providing a voice for people all over the city who hope for a better, more secure future
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Midwest
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1974-
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Powers, J. L.
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[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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  • White, Lyn
  • hoopla digital
Series statement
Through my eyes
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  • Children
  • Civil war
  • Somalia
  • Somalia
Target audience
juvenile
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Amina: : through my eyes, J.L. Powers, Lyn White, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781743431306
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(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11569461
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remote
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11569461
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MWT11569461
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Amina: : through my eyes, J.L. Powers, Lyn White, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781743431306
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11569461
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11569461
System control number
MWT11569461
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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