Publisher Scholastic Inc.
Release Date
Category Juvenile Fiction
Total Pages 352
ISBN 9780545880879
Rating 4.5/5 from 37 reviews

A tour de force from acclaimed author Alan Gratz (Prisoner B-3087), this timely -- and timeless -- novel tells the powerful story of three different children seeking refuge.

  • Author : Alan Gratz
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release Date : 2017-07-25

A tour de force from acclaimed author Alan Gratz (Prisoner B-3087), this timely -- and timeless -- novel tells the powerful story of three different children seeking refuge.

What Is a Refugee
  • Author : Elise Gravel
  • Publisher : Schwartz & Wade
  • Release Date : 2019-09-24

An accessible picture book that oh-so-simply and graphically introduces the term "refugee" to curious young children to help them better understand the world in which they live. Who are refugees? Why are they called that word? Why do they need to leave their country? Why are they sometimes not welcome

The Last Refugee
  • Author : Zahara Schara
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-04-24

It would not be the first or last orphan to have ended up on the shore. If there was one universal truth it was that mothers, who only had one life jacket would always put in on the child... Elijah rarely gives thought to the events that led to his

The Doll
  • Author : Nhung N. Tran-Davies
  • Publisher : Second Story Press
  • Release Date : 2021-05-18

A young girl and her family arrive in an airport in a new country. They are refugees, migrants who have travelled across the world to find safety. Strangers greet them, and one of them gives the little girl a doll. Decades later, that little girl is grown up and she

Working with Refugee Families
  • Author : Lucia De Haene,Cécile Rousseau
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-08-06

This important new book explores how to support refugee family relationships in promoting post-trauma recovery and adaptation in exile.

Stepping Stones
  • Author : Margriet Ruurs
  • Publisher : Orca Book Publishers
  • Release Date : 2016-10-18

This unique picture book was inspired by the stone artwork of Syrian artist Nizar Ali Badr, discovered by chance by Canadian children’s writer Margriet Ruurs. The author was immediately impressed by the strong narrative quality of Mr. Badr’s work, and, using many of Mr. Badr’s already-created pieces,

Bridging Two Worlds  Supporting Newcomer and Refugee Youth
  • Author : Jan Stewart,Lorna Martin
  • Publisher : CERIC
  • Release Date : 2018-01-22

Bridging Two Worlds provides teachers, school administrators and counsellors with the knowledge and practical resources to deliver more informed and culturally responsive career development and guidance to newcomer and refugee youth from Kindergarten to Grade 12. This book and the study upon which it is based grew out of the Canadian

Refugee Education
  • Author : Joanna McIntyre,Fran Abrams
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-11-27

In the last five years, more child refugees have made perilous journeys into Europe than at any point since the Second World War. Once refugee children begin to establish their new lives, education becomes a priority. However, access to high-quality inclusive education can be challenging and is a social justice

Refugee Dignity in Protracted Exile
  • Author : Anna Lise Purkey
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-12-05

This book investigates how effective human rights and the inherent dignity of refugees can be secured in situations of protracted exile and encampment. The book deploys an innovative human rights-based capabilities approach to address fundamental questions relating to law, power, governance, responsibility, and accountability in refugee camps. Adopting an original

Refugee Law after 9 11
  • Author : Obiora Chinedu Okafor
  • Publisher : UBC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-02-15

Common wisdom suggests that 9/11 changed everything about refugee law in the United States and Canada. But did it? Refugee Law after 9/11 systematically examines the evidence to reveal that refugee rights were already so whittled down in both countries before 9/11 that there was relatively little room for negative change after the

A North side View of Slavery
  • Author : Benjamin Drew
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1856

Read online A North side View of Slavery written by Benjamin Drew, published by which was released on 1856. Download full A North side View of Slavery Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

The Ungrateful Refugee
  • Author : Dina Nayeri
  • Publisher : Catapult
  • Release Date : 2019-09-03

A Finalist for the 2019 Kirkus Prize in Nonfiction "Nayeri combines her own experience with those of refugees she meets as an adult, telling their stories with tenderness and reverence.” —The New York Times Book Review "Nayeri weaves her empowering personal story with those of the ‘feared swarms’ . . . Her family’s

Refugee States
  • Author : Vinh Nguyen,Thy Phu
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2021-07-12

Refugee States explores how the figure of the refugee and the concept of refuge shape the Canadian nation-state within a transnational context.

Palestinian Refugees
  • Author : Rex Brynen,Roula El-Rifai
  • Publisher : IDRC
  • Release Date : 2007-01-01

The Palestinian refugee issue remains a central component of the Arab-Israeli conflict. This book explores the demographic and developmental challenges which the return of refugees to a future Palestinian state would generate.

Refugee Women
  • Author : Susan Forbes Martin
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release Date : 2004

This new and revised edition includes new material on the legal issues and policies developed to protect displaced women, and addresses the increasingly recognised problem of internally displaced persons, focusing on the unique hardships for women who are forced from their homes.