Sami and the Time of the Troubles (Hardcover)


A ten-year-old Lebanese boy balances his life in a war-torn city.

About the Author

Florence Parry Heide is the author of over seventy books for children. She is the mother of five, the grandmother of seven. She has teamed up with her daughter, Judith, to write Sami and the Time of the Troubles. 

Judith Heide Gilliland lived in Beirut for several years, and witnessed the way of life described in Sami. She and her husband Kim have two sons, Win and Donny. 

Praise For…

"Lewin's watercolor illustrations capture contemporary Beirut with stunning clarity and drama . . . Unforgettable." School Library Journal, Starred

Product Details
ISBN: 9780395559642
Publisher: Clarion Books
Publication Date: April 20th, 1992
Pages: 40
Language: English