A well-researched novel about pirates, al-Shabaab, and the refugee Diaspora (Christianbook.com ebook)
From a Crooked Rib
by Nuruddin Farah
2006 Penguin Books 176 p.
An interesting peek into a Somali female point of view. “Ebla, an orphan of eighteen, runs away from her nomadic encampment in rural Somalia when she discovers that her grandfather has promised her in marriage to an older man.” (Amazon)