I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban

I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban

Malala Yousafzai, Christina Lamb


"I come from a rustic that was once created in the dead of night. while I nearly died it was once simply after midday."

When the Taliban took keep an eye on of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one lady spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her correct to an education.

On Tuesday, October nine, 2012, whilst she was once fifteen, she virtually paid the final word rate. She used to be shot within the head at point-blank diversity whereas driving the bus domestic from institution, and few anticipated her to survive.

Instead, Malala's stunning restoration has taken her on a rare trip from a distant valley in northern Pakistan to the halls of the United countries in long island. At 16, she turned a world image of peaceable protest and the youngest nominee ever for the Nobel Peace Prize.

I AM MALALA is the extraordinary story of a kin uprooted via international terrorism, of the struggle for women' schooling, of a father who, himself a faculty proprietor, championed and inspired his daughter to write down and attend tuition, and of courageous mom and dad who've a fierce love for his or her daughter in a society that prizes sons.

I AM MALALA will make you suspect within the strength of 1 person's voice to encourage switch on the planet.

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