Far From My Father's House. Jill McGivering/HarperCollins, £12.99
FROM her village, teenager Layla takes a last look at the beautiful landscape that she loves.
Over the past months the Taliban has waged war on her community. Despite searching for her father, she is forced to flee her blazing community.
At the same time, Ellen Thomas arrives at a squalid refugee camp is Peshawar where typhoid is rife and her path collides with Layla.
As violence escalates and disease spirals, these two unite in a common cause.