Author Nadija Mujagić’s new book “Ten Thousand Shells and Counting: A Memoir” is the riveting story of a young girl’s wartime experience in 1990s-era Bosnia-Herzegovina

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The recent release “Ten Thousand Shells and Counting: A Memoir” from Page Publishing author Nadija Mujagić is a gripping and potent reflection on her teenage years amid the chaos of war in Sarajevo under siege, and her candid revelations bring the realities of the war that tore Yugoslavia apart to vivid life. The honest and intimate writing style truly portrays the besieged people’s suffering through their war-complicated interactions, and when intermixed with a keen sense of humor, will keep the pages turning until the final chapter.

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Nadija Mujagić is a Sarajevo-born writer who survived the brutal 1992-95 war in Yugoslavia and has lived in the United States since 1997. Nadija recently published her new book “Ten Thousand Shells and Counting: A Memoir”: a poignant account recalling her teenage years in war-torn Sarajevo.

This riveting and true story about war and survival contains an important antiwar message that deeply resonates today, especially given the all-too-common comparison between the breakup of Yugoslavia and contemporary U.S. and international politics. The reader will become familiar with how war destroys lives at multiple levels of the individual, the family, the neighborhood, the city, and the society when we passively accept or blithely ignore hatred as the status quo. Stories such as this memoir are how we build immunity against the scourge of ethnic and racial hatred, and develop the courage needed to shape the future towards peace and understanding. (Amazon Book Review)

Readers who wish to experience this engaging work can purchase “Ten Thousand Shells and Counting: A Memoir” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play, or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

For book reviews, contact journalist and war correspondent Janine di Giovanni at janine.digiovanni@yale.edu

For author interviews and feature stories, contact the author directly at nadijad@gmail.com

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