Sami's childhood is much like any other, but growing up in one of the largest cities in Syria, with his country and war with itself, means that nothing is really normal. And Sami's Hope's for a better future are ripped away when he is conscripted into the military and forced to train as a map maker.

Sami may be shielded from the worst horrors of the war, but it will still be impossible for him to avoid his own nightmare...

The Stray Cats of Homs