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    • Malala

    • My Story of Standing Up for Girls' Rights
    • By: Malala Yousafzai, Sarah J. Robbins - adapter
    • Narrated by: Neela Vaswani
    • Length: 2 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Malala's memoir of a remarkable teenage girl who risked her life for the right to go to school is now abridged and adapted for chapter book listeners. Raised in a changing Pakistan by an enlightened father from a poor background and a beautiful, illiterate mother, Malala was taught to stand up for what she believes. Her story of bravery and determination in the face of extremism is more timely than ever.

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Keeping Hope Alive

    • One Woman: 90,000 Lives Changed
    • By: Hawa Abdi, Sarah J. Robbins
    • Narrated by: Robin Miles
    • Length: 9 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Dr. Hawa Abdi, "the Mother Teresa of Somalia" and Nobel Peace Prize nominee, is the founder of a massive camp for internally displaced people located a few miles from war-torn Mogadishu, Somalia. Since 1991, when the Somali government collapsed, famine struck, and aid groups fled, she has dedicated herself to providing help for people whose lives have been shattered by violence and poverty.

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    • How Refreshing

    • By Jean Watz on 07-21-14

    Regular price: $17.09