My Story of Standing Up for Girls' Rights
Author(s): Malala Yousafzai
Awards:New York Times Bestseller,
New York Times Bestseller,
New York Times Bestseller
Original Publish Date: Oct 09, 2018
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (2.27 hours)
Product Number: Z100143584
Released: Oct 09, 2018
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781549147852
Narrator/s: Neela Vaswani
Publisher: Hachette Book Group
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A memoir by the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize “I come from a country that was created at midnight. When I almost died it was just after midday.” When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. On Tuesday, October 9, 2012, when she was fifteen, she almost paid the ultimate price. She was shot in the head at point-blank range while riding the bus home from school, and few expected her to survive. Instead, Malala's miraculous recovery has taken her on an extraordinary journey from a remote valley in northern Pakistan to the halls of the United Nations in New York. At sixteen she became a global symbol of peaceful protest and the youngest nominee ever for the Nobel Peace Prize. I Am Malala is the remarkable tale of a family uprooted by global terrorism; of the fight for girls' education; of a father who, himself a school owner, championed and encouraged his daughter to write and attend school; and of brave parents who have a fierce love for their daughter in a society that prizes sons. I Am Malala will make you believe in the power of one person's voice to inspire change in the world.

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Author(s): Malala Yousafzai
Narrator(s): Neela Vaswani
Product Number DD41086
Released: Oct 09, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781549147869
Author(s): Malala Yousafzai
Product Number EB00730291
Released: Nov 06, 2018
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780316527170

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