Product details Malala By Achyut Koirala:
- Author name: Achyut Koirala
- Language: Nepali
- Cover: Paper Back
- Pages: 213
This book is about a Pakistani activist for female education and the youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate. She is known for human rights advocacy, especially the education of women in her native Swat Valley in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, northwest Pakistan, where the local Taliban had at times banned girls from attending school. Her advocacy has since grown into an international movement.
Achyut Koirala When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley, one girl spoke out, Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. On Tuesday 9 October 2012, she almost paid the ultimate price. Shot in the head at point-blank range while riding the bus home from school, she was not expected to survive. This book is the remarkable tale of a family uprooted by global terrorism, of the fight for girls education, and of Malalas parents fierce love for their daughter in a society.