Maison Rouge

by Leolina Leila Juma
Maison Rouge
  • ISBN-13: 9781926890302
  • Author(s): Leolina Leila Juma
  • Subject: Children's & young adult: general non-fiction
  • Publisher: Tradewind
  • Imprint: Tradewind
  • Publication Date: 16-01-2020
  • Format: p/b

Availability: Not yet available

£7.95
Leila was 16 years old when her family home in the Democratic Republic of the Congo was destroyed by rebel soldiers. In this gut-wrenching memoir, she gives an account of her life before and after her family was torn apart by the twin nightmares of civil war and invasion. Maison Rouge is a story of war and unspeakable loss. It is also the story of survival. Eventually, through the United Nations refugee programme, Leila and her family were finally able to relocate to Canada.
About the book

Leila was 16 years old when her family home in the Democratic Republic of the Congo was destroyed by rebel soldiers. In this gut-wrenching memoir, she gives an account of her life before and after her family was torn apart by the twin nightmares of civil war and invasion. Maison Rouge is a story of war and unspeakable loss. It is also the story of survival. Eventually, through the United Nations refugee programme, Leila and her family were finally able to relocate to Canada.