Making It Home: Real-Life Stories from Children Forced to Flee

Genocide & Holocaust
People, Identity & Culture
Social Justice
Author(s):
Beverley Naidoo
Age Group:
8-12
Publisher:
Penguin Young Readers
ISBN:
978-0142404553
Year:
Genocide & Holocaust
People, Identity & Culture
Social Justice

In this collection, children living all over the world speak about being forced to flee their homes as refugees. With original, autobiographical accounts, Making It Home gives a voice to the millions of young people whose lives have been disrupted by war but who have escaped. With maps, brief histories of each country and an eight-page photo insert, this book helps young people understand the world and the children who share the dream of freedom.

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Ivy Aberdeen’s Letter to the World

Ashley Herring Blake

When a tornado rips through town, Ivy Aberdeen's house is destroyed and her family displaced. Ivy feels invisible and ignored in the aftermath of the storm—and what's worse, her notebook filled with secret drawings of girls holding hands has gone missing.

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