Escape from Syria – Samya Kullab

34774341Escape from Syria by Samya Kullab

My rating: 5 of 5 stars
Received: Publisher
First Published: October 1st, 2017
Publisher: Firefly Books
Recommended Age: 12+
Pacing: Normal
Genres & Themes: Young Adult, Graphic Novel, War


Kullab’s narrative masterfully maps both the collapse and destruction of Syria, and the real-life tragedies faced by its citizens still today. The family’s escape from their homeland makes for a harrowing tale, but with their safe arrival in the West it serves as a hopeful endnote to this ongoing worldwide crisis. Continue reading