Guantanamo Boy

Guantanamo Boy

Anna Perera

Anna Perera

Innocent until proven guilty? Not here, you're not.He's fifteen.He's hasn't done anything wrong.It was supposed to be just a trip to visit his mum's family in Pakistan. But for Khalid Ahmed, it was the beginning of a living nightmare. He's kidnapped—then taken to a place thousands of miles from his home in the UK. A place where torture and terror are the daily routine. A place he may never be allowed to leave...A place called Guantanamo Bay.
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Glass Collector

Glass Collector

Anna Perera

Anna Perera

Fifteen-year-old Aaron lives and works amid the garbage piles of Cairo.His job?To collect broken glass.His hope?To find a future he can believe in.Today in Cairo, Egypt, there is a city within a city: a city filled with garbage—literally. As one of the Zabbaleen people, Aaron makes his living sorting through the waste. When his family kicks him out, his only alternatives are to steal, beg, or take the most nightmarish garbage-collecting job of all.Anna Perera's richly detailed second young adult novel transports readers to the heartbreaking world of the Zabbaleen.
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