Atia Abawi is the author of "A Land of Permanent Goodbyes," a young adult book about the Syrian refugee crisis. 

Atia Abawi is the author of “A Land of Permanent Goodbyes,” a young adult book about the Syrian refugee crisis. 

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  • We hear from two novelists who have written books for young readers about the Syrian civil war and refugee crisis. Atia Abawi is the author of “A Land of Permanent Goodbyes,” and Naheed Senzai is the author of “Escape From Aleppo.”  

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