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A hope more powerful than the sea : one refugee's incredible story of love, loss, and survival / Melissa Fleming.


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781250105998
  • ISBN: 1250105994
  • Description: 274 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Flatiron Books, [2017]

Available copies

  • 2 of 7 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.

Current holds

4 current holds with 7 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Saugus Adult Nonfiction 956.91 Fleming (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

General Note: "The journey of Doaa Al Zamel"--Dust jacket.
Contents Note: A childhood in Syria -- The war begins -- The siege of Daraa -- Life as a refugee -- Love in exile -- The engagement -- Deal with the devil -- The nightmare begins -- All that is left is the sea -- Rescue at the dying hour.
Summary: The story of a young Syrian refugee's attempt to reach Sweden, focusing on her ordeal in icy waters after the dilapidated fishing vessel in which she was traveling--along with 500 others--sinks.

Citation:

Fleming, Melissa (Communication director), "A hope more powerful than the sea : one refugee's incredible story of love, loss, and survival," New York : Flatiron Books, [2017]

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