I Am Malala
is the memoir of a remarkable teenage girl who risked her life for the right to
go to school. Raised in a changing Pakistan by an enlightened father from a
poor background and a beautiful, illiterate mother from a political family,
Malala was taught to stand up for what she believes. I Am Malala tells
her story of bravery and determination in the face of extremism, detailing the
daily challenges of growing up in a world transformed by terror.
Written for her peers with critically acclaimed
author Patricia McCormick, this important book is about the value of speaking
out against intolerance and hate. It''s a message of hope from one girl who
dreams of education for every girl in every country.