Abu Bakr al Rabeeah is a high school student in
Winnie Yeung is a teacher who lives in Edmonton with her black pug, Zoe. Homes is her first book.
"Besides the terrific prose and its more harrowing details,
what really makes the 220-page book special is its fully realized
portrait of normal, everyday Syria slowly being chipped away at by
numerous interests wrestling for power.
One of the book's great strengths is the on-the-streets feeling in Syria - kids playing soccer one moment, avoiding unknown peril sneaking through familiar alleys to avoid dangerous checkpoints the next." - Edmonton Journal