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Out of Nowhere - Maria Padian
Out of Nowhere
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Maria Padian,Library Binding, English-language edition,Pub by Random House Children's Books on 02-12-2013
Maria Padian,Library Binding, English-language edition,Pub by Random House Children's Books on 02-12-2013
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780375965807 (0375965807)
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
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Amanda Says
Amanda Says rated it
4.0 Out of Nowhere by Maria Padian
'Okay, my family live in Somalia, right? And in Somalia there is big, big wars and fighting. Like, everyone is gets killed, and the peoples, they just … run. You just run, you know?'No, I didn’t say. I don’t know. I have absolutely no idea. Every once in a while I come across a story that reminds me...
Yakmum
Yakmum rated it
5.0 Out of Nowhere
This is definitely a y/a novel. But it is really well done weaving in the language and concerns of teens into the whole what is happening to my soccer team and town when the Somali immigrants move into the fictional town of Eniston which is a thinly veiled Lewistion. This story really resonated with...
Blame It On the Books
Blame It On the Books rated it
4.0
DNF. I really couldn't get in to it again after I had to stop for 1 week because my tablet broke. I will read this book again though. It really deserves to be read. I know I can't say much since this is after all a DNF review, but I went more the 50% and this book touched me in ways that are not obv...
ireadandtell
ireadandtell rated it
5.0 Out of Nowhere
I have literally just finished this book, and I am in awe. The writing and the effort put into this book is tremendous, but I'll get to that later. Tom, captian of Chamberlain's soccer team has his world turned upside down when Somali immigirants flood into his town post the 9/11 incidents. Forced...
Unapologetic Reader, Psychotic Writer
Unapologetic Reader, Psychotic Writer rated it
4.0 Out of Nowhere
Wow. If they ever turn this book into a movie I'd watch it along with the entire horde of my football soccer loving friends. Review to come.
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