Baksi, Mahmut / Clason, Elin
In der Nacht über die Berge
A novel about Kurdish refugees
Translated and edited from Swedish by Christine Holliger
Nagel & Kimche, Zürich, 1997
out of print
ages 12 and up



»We must leave!« Words spoken at night, heavy with menace. The girl, Hêlîn, with her Kurdish family is in danger. The story of a dramatic flight across the mountains to Syria, the Lebanon, and Sweden.

 

Original: »Hêlîn« © 1983 by Mahmut Baksi and Elin Clason, Arbetarkultur, Stockholm