Selavi, That Is Life: A Haitian Story of Hope

People, Identity & Culture
Author(s):
Youme Landowne
Age Group:
6-10
Publisher:
Cinco Puntos Press
ISBN:
978-0938317845
Year:
People, Identity & Culture

A homeless boy and his friends in Haiti build a home and a radio station where they can stay away from the military police and voice their own opinion. These children's families have either been killed or their houses are destroyed and they are forced to either live on the streets or in orphanages.

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