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Sea prayer / Khaled Hosseini ; illustrated by Dan Williams.

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  • 18 of 35 copies available at Sitka. (Show)
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Kootenay Library Federation.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Fernie Heritage Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780735236783 (hardcover) :
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Viking, 2018.

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Summary, etc.:
Sea Prayer is composed in the form of a letter, from a father to his son, on the eve of their journey. Watching over his sleeping son, the father reflects on the dangerous sea-crossing that lies before them. It is also a vivid portrait of their life in Homs, Syria, before the war, and of that city's swift transformation from a home into a deadly war zone.
Subject: Refugees > Syria > Fiction.
Fathers and sons > Fiction.
Syria > History > Civil War, 2011- > Refugees > Fiction.
Homs (Syria) > Fiction.
Genre: War stories.
Epistolary fiction.

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