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Fabio Geda
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Fabio Geda is an Italian novelist who works with children under duress. He writes for several Italian magazines and newspapers and teaches creative writing at Scuola Holden, the Italian school of storytelling in Turin. In the Sea There Are Crocodiles is his first book to be translated into English.

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In the Sea There are Crocodiles
Based on the True Story of Enaiatollah Akbari
Written by Fabio Geda


Format: eBook, 176 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $11.99

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a hardcover.

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In the Sea There Are Crocodiles

Written by Fabio Geda


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $14.95

What would you do if, when you were ten, you were left to fend for yourself, and, in order to survive, you had to undertake a harrowing journey all the way from Afghanistan to Italy?

In early 2002, Enaiatollah Akbari’s village fell prey to the Taliban. His mother, fearing for his life... Read more >

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In the Sea There are Crocodiles
Based on the True Story of Enaiatollah Akbari
Written by Fabio Geda


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
Publisher: Doubleday
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $22.95

When ten-year-old Enaiatollah Akbari’s small village in Afghanistan falls prey to Taliban rule in early 2000, his mother shepherds the boy across the border into Pakistan but has to leave him there all alone to fend for himself. Thus begins Enaiat’s remarkable and often punish­ing five-year ordeal, which takes him through... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
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