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Home is not a country / Safia Elhillo.

Elhillo, Safia, (author.).

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  • ISBN: 9780593177082
  • ISBN: 0593177088
  • ISBN: 9780593177082 : PAP
  • ISBN: 0593177088 : PAP
  • ISBN: 0593177088
  • ISBN: 9780593177082
  • Physical Description: 215 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Make Me a World, 2022.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"Nima doesn't feel understood. By her mother, who grew up far away in a different land. By her suburban town, which makes her feel too much like an outsider to fit in and not enough like an outsider to feel like that she belongs somewhere else. At least she has her childhood friend Haitham, with whom she can let her guard down and be herself. Until she doesn't. As the ground is pulled out from under her, Nima must grapple with the phantom of a life not chosen, the name her parents didn't give her at birth: Yasmeen. But that other name, that other girl, might just be more real than Nima knows. And more hungry. And the life Nima has, the one she keeps wishing were someone else's...she might have to fight for it with a fierceness she never knew she had."-- Publisher's description.
Subject: Children of immigrants > Fiction.
Muslim families > Fiction.
High school students > Fiction.
Hate crimes > Fiction.
Genre: Novels in verse.

Available copies

  • 3 of 4 copies available at Bibliomation.


  • 0 current holds with 4 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethel Public Library TEEN ELHILLO (BHS READS) (Text) 34030150557855 Teen Fiction Checked out 09/01/2022
Bethel Public Library TEEN ELHILLO (BHS READS) (Text) 34030150557863 Teen Fiction Available -
Oxford Public Library YAM FIC ELH (Text) 33530149259613 Young Adult New Fiction Available -
Southbury Public Library TEEN 2. ELHILLO pb (Text) 34019153234075 Teen New Fiction Available -

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