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The Marsh Birds

A novel by

As twelve-year-old Dhurgham As-Samarra'i waits at the mosque where his family was supposed to meet if separated during their attempt to flee Baghdad, he realizes that no one else is coming to meet him. Following Dhurgham, as he builds a new life for himself with no homeland, family, or hope for the future, this searing and honest novel about separation, journey, and justice probes, questions, illuminates, and humanizes important moral and social issues.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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September 2006 : Australia Paperback

Title: The Marsh Birds
Author(s): Eva Sallis
ISBN: 1-74114-600-3 / 978-1-74114-600-4 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
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