Zeitoun is a riveting novel that follows one family in their struggle to survive two of Americas biggest disasters: Hurricane Katrina and the war on terror. The Zeitoun family, living peacefully in New Orleans, wake up one morning to the terrible news of a category 5 hurricane approaching. Cathy Zeitoun, the mother of the family, decides to take the kids to Baton Rouge where her sister lives, for protection. But Abdulrahman known more familiarly as Zeitoun‐ decides to stay. He saves people where the soldiers do not, handing out bottles of water and feeding abandoned dogs. He calls Kathy every day, but when Kathy does not receive a call for 13 days, she can only assume the worst.Read this national bestseller to find out what happens.