After Parvana's dad died she stayed with a family for a few days then left because she knew she needed to continue her journey by herself.
Parvana found a baby in a ruined village so she decided to take him with her. Then as she continued her journey she found a boy named Asif and she took him on her journey. It became more difficult overtime because there were more people to take care of.
Eventually they came to a valley with a little girl named Leila and her grandma. Parvana knew she would have to leave eventually but they were eating good and everything was perfect.
Months after they came to "Green Valley" it was bombed, Leila's grandmother died and the valley was destroyed. It was time for Parvana to leave and go back on the journey to find her family, but this time with her new family.
As Parvana and her new little family continued on the journey to find their families. They ran out food and water quickly and it was getting harder to keep going.
The little family found a camp where the could stay to get Hassan help. After they were there for a while Leila was killed in a minefield. After the incident Parvana found her family and Asif decided to stay with them.