This book is the story of a young Afghan boy named Enaiatollah Akbari. The book begins when he is ten years old, just as his mother abandons him in Pakistan to save his life. Enaiatollah recounts the next five years with an amazing memory. He survives dangerous situations, scrambles to find food, and makes friends along the way. The writing is charming. The author is Fabio Geda, who interviews Enaiatolla. 213 pages.