A Father, His Daughters, and Their Journey Into the Syrian JihadBook - 2018
Tells the unforgettable story of a family divided by faith. Sadiq and Sara, Somali immigrants raising a family in Norway, one day discover that their teenage daughters, Leila and Ayan, have vanished--and are en route to Syria to aid the Islamic State. Seierstad’s riveting account traces the sisters’ journey from secular, social democratic Norway to the front lines of the war in Syria, and follows Sadiq’s harrowing attempt to find them.
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018
Edition: First American edition
Copyright Date: 2016
Characteristics: vi, 418 pages ; 24 cm