Författare: J. L. Powers
Förlag: Allen & Unwin
Betyg: 3 av 5
Bokens första mening:
Amina inched down the broken concrete steps and skirted the rubble in her yard as she walked from the house to her father’s studio.
After surviving years of civil war in Somalia, Amina’s family is torn apart – her father arrested and her brother abducted. Suddenly, Amina feels vulnerable: food is scarce, her mother is pregnant and her grandmother ailing. She begins creating street art secrerly. Will her wotk inspire others to strive for a better future for Mogadishu – or will it destroy what’s left of her family?