Call me American : the extraordinary true story of a young Somali immigrant

Title
Call me American : the extraordinary true story of a young Somali immigrant

Author
Iftin, Abdi Nor, author.

Uniform Title
Call me American (Delacorte Press)

ISBN
9781984897114

Edition
1st ed.

Physical Description
255 pages ; 22 cm.

Reading Level
900 L Lexile

Personal Subject
Iftin, Abdi Nor.

Subject Term
Somali Americans -- Biography.
 
Immigrants -- Maine -- Biography.
 
Muslims -- Maine -- Biography.
 
Children and war -- Somalia.

Geographic Term
Somalia -- History -- 1991-
 
Mogadishu (Somalia) -- Biography.
 
Maine -- Biography.

Genre
Autobiographies.

Added Author
Alexander, Max, 1957-

Local Subject
Teen nonfiction collection.

Summary
Adapted from the adult memoir, an intimate portrait of modern immigration describes how the author's family was forced by war to leave their home in Somalia before he received an opportunity to win the annual U.S. visa lottery.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)Book921 IFTIN11Nonfiction Collection
Park Grove Library (Cottage Grove)Book921 IFTIN11Nonfiction Collection
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)Book921 IFTIN11Nonfiction Collection