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  • Hardcover
  • 24
  • The Sky of Afghanistan
  • Ana A. de Eulate
  • English
  • 28 December 2019
  • 9788415503040

10 thoughts on “The Sky of Afghanistan

  1. says:

    Beautiful pictures will draw children in but the text provides no context background or story The text is an adult's call for peace than providing a story or creating understanding for children

  2. says:

    Beautiful illustrations but the story is too poetic and symbol ridden for small kids

  3. says:

    A beautifully illustrated and moving story of a young Afghan girl's dreams of peace coming to her country wracked by war Originally published in Spain

  4. says:

    The Sky of Afghanistan is told through the eyes of a Afghan girl As she watches the kites soar into the air she sends her wishes and dreams with them Wishes for peace and opportunity and rebuildingThe text is like a stream of consciousness th

  5. says:

    Ana Eulate's The Sky of Afghanistan has a very powerful message about a Afghan girl with hope for a better tomorrow A future filled with endless possibilities joy and hope shared by all the people In a country in which we associate war and hopelessness a little girl uses the metaphor that her dreams; like the kites that f

  6. says:

    12514 I thoroughly enjoyed immersing myself in the language of this book with the text portraying the dreams of the narrator in rapid images The illustrations are poignant and at times surreal On one page the background is made up of a map of Afghanistan A small tank is drawn as if sitting on the map and a stem with a gorgeous orchid ish flower grows from the tankSeveral reviews negatively commented that the

  7. says:

    Gorgeous heart breaking illustrations carry a young Afghan girl’s wish for peace to fly her kite high with all others who wish for it too There are symbols that will need discussion but some are uite clear like the tank bursting with a beautiful lily Her toys created from a junkyard sit on an abandoned tire but offer t

  8. says:

    A young girl in war torn Afghanistan dreams of peace A peace kite representing her country flies from picture to picture bringing her messages of peace into the hearts of families and people everywhere This is a story told through mainly through pictures and symbols For young children adult readers can emphasis the need fo

  9. says:

    Hope is beautiful Hope is everything “And then we will all walk togetherhand in hand along the same paththe path that leads us to the place we

  10. says:

    I was so excited to read this book once I found it and I was disappointed with the actual text The storyline is

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The Sky of Afghanistan

Y is wracked by war a girl’s imagination drifts toward the idea of peace for her people and for her country Her powerfu. The Sky of Afghanistan is told through the eyes of a Afghan girl As she watches the kites soar into the air she sends her wishes and dreams with them Wishes for peace and opportunity and rebuildingThe text is like a stream of consciousness than a narrative More like a prayer than a plot But it s the illustrations that really caught my attention The muted color sketches blend with collage specifically maps and envelope markings The style is a blend of realistic and whimsical shifting from images of the sky emblazoned upon the narrator s scarf to those of children flying kites from the rooftops There are subtle images of war such as the children playing with toys made from discarded trash or a tank or a soldier in a helmet at the bottom of one

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Beautifully illustrated and undeniably moving this is the story of a little Afghan girl’s dreams of peace As her countr. A beautifully illustrated and moving story of a young Afghan girl s dreams of peace coming to her country wracked by war Originally published in Spain

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L dreams soon take wing and fill the homes and hearts of those around her uniting a people in their common desire for pea. Hope is beautiful Hope is everything And then we will all walk togetherhand in hand along the same paththe path that leads us to the place we have all longed forthe place we have dreamed aboutfor so many yearsA place where harmony reignsa place of togethernessA place please forgive me if my eyes fill with tears that leads us towards PEACE