Amira & Hamza: The War to Save the Worlds

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Product Details

Price
$16.99  $15.80
Publisher
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Publish Date
Pages
368
Dimensions
5.5 X 7.7 X 1.3 inches | 0.8 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780316540469

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About the Author

Samira Ahmed is the New York Times bestselling author of Love, Hate, & Other Filters, Internment, and Hollow Fires. She was born in Bombay, India, and has lived in New York, Chicago, and Kauai, where she spent a year searching for the perfect mango. She currently resides in the Midwest. Find her online at samiraahmed.com and on Twitter and Instagram @sam_aye_ahm.

Reviews

"Ifrit and Jinn and Peris, oh my! This rollicking adventure weaves together ancient Islamic stories, modern day U.S. pop culture, sibling squabbles and death-defying feats. Amira and Hamza are my Chosen Ones!" --Sayantani DasGupta, New York Times-bestselling author of the Kiranmala and the Kingdom Beyond series
"Amira and Hamza: The War to Save the Worlds is a hilarious and heartwarming adventure starring everyone's new favorite siblings. Samira weaves a tale that deftly connects three cultures--American, Indian, and pop culture." --bestselling author Kwame Mbalia
"Even readers who don't believe in magic will find themselves wishing on a star."--Kirkus
Amid myriad twists and turns, Amira and Hamza emerge as smart, funny, likable protagonists with emotional ranges that render them believable even while everything around them is fantastical. --Booklist
"Ahmed (Mad, Bad & Dangerous to Know) centers her fast-paced middle grade debut on a deeply engaging heroine."--Publishers Weekly
"Like any magical journey, this one is full of heart, humor, action, doubt, and the belief that even the most unexpected individuals can save the world."--School Library Journal
"Fantasy-adventure fans will have a hard time putting down this fast-paced and engaging tale."--Horn Book
"Samira Ahmed's Amira & Hamza: The War to Save the Worlds is a universe-hopping, time-traveling, mind-bending story that glows with enough energy to rival the moon. Brimming with science and magic alike, it's also a bighearted and funny adventure, and readers will cheer Amira and Hamza every step of the way."--Trenton Lee Stewart, bestselling author of The Mysterious Benedict Society and The Secret Keepers