|Pride of Baghdad is a fiction novel by a famous novelist Brian Vaughan about four lions that escaped the Baghdad zoo during the 2003 bombing of Baghdad. The lions’ roaming of the city for sometime before American soldiers gunned them down, attempts to portray the life in the city of Baghdad during wartime. Although a fiction novel, numerous narratives are based on real time stories in Iraq.
The theme of the story is based on freedom and analyzes the topic in the eyes of the lions roaming the dangerous environment after being freed rather than being captive and caged safely.
This book seems to have been written for elderly teens and is a comical and graphic depiction of the life in Baghdad in the post-Saddam era.
Message to our readers in 2021 ==> We thank our readers who have supported us all these years in continuing our mission to get Islam’s peaceful message out to the public. For others who want to help thousands learn about Islam from IqraSense.com, you can support the delivery of such Islamic messages and content below. IqraSense.com has been relentlessly communicating the peaceful message of Islam to Muslims as well as non-Muslims for almost 15 years now. Over these years, millions of readers have benefited from our content and ongoing communications. If you would like to join the many people who support this work with a monthly contribution, please click on the link below. You can do this with as little as $6.99 per month (or more if you like). Thank you and JazakAllah for your support!
Note: Click here to read more Islamic stories from the Quran and get access to best Dua books in these publications.