'This is an important, eye-opening book, powerfully written. Readers will identify with Mahtab's longing for freedom and safety, and will hold their breath with each heart-stopping bump in her journey.'

- Deborah Ellis, author of Parvana


Click on the links at the left to learn more about this moving book, which was inspired by a true story.

You can view footage of Libby Gleeson reading from the book in the About the Book section, and footage of Libby and Nahid discussing the book in Inspiration.