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By Malala Yousafzai, Christina Lamb

A MEMOIR by way of THE YOUNGEST RECIPIENT OF THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE

"I come from a rustic that used to be created in the dark. whilst I nearly died it was once simply after midday."

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

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

Instead, Malala's outstanding restoration has taken her on a unprecedented trip from a distant valley in northern Pakistan to the halls of the United international locations in ny. At 16, she grew to become a world image of peaceable protest and the youngest nominee ever for the Nobel Peace Prize.

I AM MALALA is the outstanding story of a family members uprooted via international terrorism, of the struggle for ladies' schooling, of a father who, himself a faculty proprietor, championed and inspired his daughter to put in writing and attend college, 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 think within the strength of 1 person's voice to motivate switch on this planet.

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