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Let her fly : a father's journey / Ziauddin Yousafzi with Louise Carpenter.

Yousafzai, Ziauddin, (author.). Carpenter, Louise, 1970- (author.). Yousafzai, Malala, 1997- (Foreword author.).
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  • 7 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria B YOU (Text) 37521530904699 AMPL Adult New Nonfiction Shelf Available -
Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews BIOGRAPHY Yousafzai 371.822095491 (Text) 73351000053415 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler B YOUSAFZAI 371.822095491 (Text) 34044000963940 Adult Biography Available -
Butler PL - Butler 921 YOUSAF (Text) 73174005030681 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library B YO (Text) 30477101233249 Adult: New Checked out 01/02/2019
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Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 921 Yousafzai (Text) 31208912611839 new non-fiction Checked out 12/21/2018
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316450508
  • Physical Description: 169 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company ; 2018.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword -- Prologue -- Father -- Sons -- Wife and Best Friend -- Daughter -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments
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A moving and inspirational story, with a deeply personal look into the Yousafzai family, LET HER FLY traces Ziauddin Yousafzai's journey, from an unconfident stammering little boy living in a mud hut in the mountainous region of Shangla to a man who has broken with tradition and proven there are many faces of feminism.With humor and sincerity, Yousafzai describes his life before the Talibanization of Mingora, scenes of his sons Khusal and Atal fighting kites on the roof, his progressive partnership with his wife Toor Pekai, and the challenge of raising children in an unfamiliar country. After Malala was shot by the Taliban, the Yousafzai family was completely uprooted from their home in the Swat Valley and forced to start over in the United Kingdom. Now, Ziauddin expresses the complex pain and joy of his return, six years later, to the site of Malala's attack.LET HER FLY is an intimate family portrait by the father of one of the most remarkable leaders in the world today. Ziauddin and Toor Pakai have set a singular example for parents who hope to empower their children to make a difference. LET HER FLY will resonate with anyone who has ever cared for a child, as Ziauddin Yousafzai shares what he's learned from his children, and what he hopes to teach the world.
Subject: Yousafzai, Ziauddin.
Yousafzai, Malala, 1997- > Family.
Political activists > Pakistan > Biography.
Educators > Pakistan > Biography.
Girls > Education > Pakistan.
Biography/Autobiography.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Social Activists.
SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / Fatherhood.

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