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55 Results
Crossing the Farak River —Aung Thin, Michelle, author.

"Fourteen-year-old Hasina is forced to flee everything she knows in this gripping account of the refugee crisis in Myanmar"-- Provided by publisher.

Samira surfs —Guidroz, Rukhsanna, author.

"Samira Surfs is a tender novel in verse about a young Rohingya girl's journey from isolation and persecution to sisterhood, and from fear to power"-- Provided by publisher.

The road to Mandalay

Two Burmese immigrants flee their country's civil war in search of a new life in Thailand. Finding work, they focus their efforts on acquiring Thai ID cards. However, when one achieves this goal, their relationship is do...

Burma effect —Rose, Michael E. (Michael Edward)

Investigative journalist Frank Delaney seeks to solve the mystery of the missing CSIS agent whose search leads him around the world to the upper echelon of Burmese politics.

Glow a novel —Beauman, Ned.
Book On CD
2015
Availability: 1 of 1

South London, May 2010: twenty-two-year-old Raf spends his days looking after Rose, a bull terrier who guards the transmitters for a pirate radio station, and his nights at raves in dingy warehouses and launderettes, whe...

Golden kingdom

A narrative feature film about four orphan boys, novice monks living in a Buddhist monastery in a remote part of Northeast Burma. The head monk departs on a long journey from which he may never return, leaving the boys a...

Saving fish from drowning —Tan, Amy.
Large Print
2006
Availability: 4 of 5

On an ill-fated art expedition, eleven Americans find themselves deep in the Burmese jungle, where they encounter a tribe awaiting a leader and the mystical book of wisdom that will protect them from the Myanmar military...

The kitten book —Jessel, Camilla.

Text and photographs follow the birth and development of seven Burmese kittens.

The Lizard cage —Connelly, Karen, 1969-

Arrested by the Burmese police for his protest songs against the dictatorship, Teza is sentenced to seven years in solitary confinement. Despite his isolation in jail, Teza ends up having a profound effect on all those w...

Saving fish from drowning —Tan, Amy.

On an ill-fated art expedition, eleven Americans find themselves deep in the Burmese jungle, where they encounter a tribe awaiting a leader and the mystical book of wisdom that will protect them from the Myanmar military...

Bamboo people —Perkins, Mitali.

Two Burmese boys, one a Karenni refugee and the other the son of an imprisoned Burmese doctor, meet in the jungle and in order to survive they must learn to trust each other.

The art of hearing heartbeats [a novel] —Sendker, Jan-Philipp.
Large Print
2012
Availability: 3 of 3

A poignant and inspirational love story set in Burma, The Art of Hearing Heartbeats spans the decades between the 1940s and the present. When a successful New York lawyer suddenly disappears without a trace, neither his ...

Burmese days —Orwell, George, 1903-1950.

"A caustic, fast-paced tale about the waning days of British imperialism before World War II and a handful of Englishmen living in a settlement in Burma who congregate in the European Club, drink whiskey, and argue over ...

The mystery of the Burmese Bandicoot —Cox, Judy. 1954-

Two rats escape from their comfortable life in an elementary school classroom and survive many dangerous adventures as they stow away on a pirate ship in search of a valuable statue.

Rohingyas —Turgeon, Élizabeth, 1951- auteur.

Zacharie, Mya et Kho Than voyagent vers le Myanmar lorsque leur avion a un problème technique et que le pilote doit exécuter un amerrissage d'urgence en mer. Dès lors, les médias se tournent vers la recherche des pas...

Burmese Days —Orwell, George.
EBook
2012

Set in the waning days of the British Empire in Burma (currently Myanmar), Burmese Days is a moving and insightful story of colonial life where socio-economic divisions are strictly upheld and corruption is rife within...

Tyger burning —McCarthy, T. C., author.

"Maung is used to being hunted. As the last "dream warrior," a Burmese military unit whose brains are more machine than grey matter, everyone wants him dead--punished for the multiple atrocities his unit committed during...

The jungle [a novel of the Oregon files] —Cussler, Clive.
Book On CD
2011
Availability: 6 of 6

Jungles come in many forms. There are the steamy rain forests of the Burmese highlands. There are the lies and betrayals of the world of covert operations. And there are the dark and twisted thoughts of a man bent on nea...

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