The Underground Girls of Kabul
‘Bacha posh’ is a practice where girls are passed off as boys. Investigative journalist Jenny Nordberg first reported on the tradition in a New York Times article in 2010, and has now written a full account of her reporting in The Underground Girls of Kabul.
A Swim in the Sea - Books
A Swim in the Sea by Sue Whiting, illustrated by Meredith Thomas, 2013. Will Bruno and his family have a perfect day at the beach?