Thorndike Press

Dear World: A Syrian Girl's Story of War and Plea for Peace

  • Bana Alabed
  • Offered By: Thorndike Striving Reader
  • ISBN-10: 1432844431
  • ISBN-13: 9781432844431
  • DDC: B
  • Shipping Weight: .75 lbs ( .34 kgs)
  • 216 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released October 2017
  • Simultaneous Publications

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When seven-year-old Bana Alabed took to Twitter to describe the horrors she and her family were experiencing in war-torn Syria, her heartrending messages touched the world and gave a voice to millions of innocent children. A powerful reminder of the unconquerable courage of a child, the resilience of the human spirit, and the abiding power of hope, Dear World will leave you changed.


Customer Reviews

I hope my book will make the world do something for the children and people of Syria and bring peace to children all over the world who are living in war.

— Bana Alabed