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Mud city —Ellis, Deborah, 1960-

"Parvana's best friend, Shauzia, has fled Afghanistan and is faced with surviving on her own on the streets of Peshawar, Pakistan. With her dog as her only friend, she must scrounge for food, beg for money and look for ...

Lubna and Pebble —Meddour, Wendy, author.

"Lubna's best friend is a pebble. Pebble always listens to her stories. Pebble always smiles when she feels scared. But when a lost little boy arrives in the World of Tents, Lubna realizes that he needs Pebble even mo...

Counting kindness —Kurman, Hollis, author.

Follow the journey of immigrant and refugee children from a leaky boat to a new country, a new school, and new friends in this simple counting book.

The doll —Tran-Davies, Nhung N., author.

'The Doll' is inspired by the author's own experience as a child refugee, when a stranger's wonderful gift made such a difference that she was determined to repeat it years later. Nhung N. Tran-Davies' family came to Can...

Other words for home —Warga, Jasmine, author.

Sent with her mother to the safety of a relative's home in Cincinnati when her Syrian hometown is overshadowed by violence, Jude worries for the family members who were left behind as she adjusts to a new life with unexp...

The roses in my carpets —Khan, Rukhsana, 1962-

When a young boy and his mother and sister come to a refugee camp to escape the war in Afghanistan, he finds some comfort in the beauty of the carpets he is learning to weave.

Mud city —Ellis, Deborah, 1960-
DAISY Sound Recording
2003
Availability: 1 of 1

Parvana's best friend Shauzia has fled Afghanistan, only to end up in a refugee camp in Pakistan. Desperate to flee to France, she decides to disguise herself as a boy once again and work or beg until she can get away. ...

The red suitcase —Baum, 1975- author.

The Red Suitcase' is a simple and allegorical story with evocative illustrations and minimal text depicting the plight of refugees. From the unrest they leave behind, the treacherous journey they undertake, the fear they...

Other words for home —Warga, Jasmine, author.

Sent with her mother to the safety of a relative's home in Cincinnati when her Syrian hometown is overshadowed by violence, Jude worries for the family members who were left behind as she adjusts to a new life with unexp...

Other words for home —Warga, Jasmine, author.
Large Print
2020
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"A gorgeously written, hopeful middle grade novel in verse about a young girl who must leave Syria to move to the United States, perfect for fans of Jason Reynolds and Aisha Saeed. Jude never thought she'd be leaving her...

The day war came —Davies, Nicola, 1958- author.

A moving, poetic narrative and child-friendly illustrations follow the heartbreaking, ultimately hopeful journey of a little girl who is forced to become a refugee. The day war came there were flowers on the windowsill a...

My name is not Refugee —Milner, Kate (Illustrator), author, illustrator.

A young boy discusses the journey he is about to make with his mother. They will leave their town, she explains, and it will be sad but also a little bit exciting. They will have to say goodbye to friends and loved ones,...

Other Words for Home —Warga, Jasmine, author.
EBook
2019

Newbery Honor Book! A gorgeously written, hopeful middle grade novel in verse about a young girl who must leave Syria to move to the United States, perfect for fans of Jason Reynolds and Aisha Saeed. Jude never thought s...

The red suitcase —Baum, 1975- author.

The Red Suitcase' is a simple and allegorical story with evocative illustrations and minimal text depicting the plight of refugees. From the unrest they leave behind, the treacherous journey they undertake, the fear they...

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