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SPL_Sonya added a title to their For later shelf Jun 12 2019
Now that Margit and her family have settled into their new life in Toronto's Kensington Market, they agree to take in a Polish orphan.
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It is 1947, and Canada has opened its borders to one thousand Jewish war orphans. When Margit's own Jewish community is asked to open its homes to these children Margit is determined to convince her parents to welcome a child to their family.
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Young Deo finds himself alone in a refugee camp in Tanzania, and becomes a target of a bully. He finds comfort in making a banana-leaf ball, and when a coach arrives to organize a soccer game, things begin to change for the better as the children...
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"With its warm palette and gentle scenes of the worried child being comforted, this book could function as a sequel to Sanna's astounding debut picture book, The Journey , which recounted a family's dangerous flight from their home in a war zone....
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WINNER OF THE BLUE PETER BOOK AWARD 2019 WINNER OF THE WATERSTONES CHILDREN'S BOOK PRIZE 2019 SHORTLISTED FOR THE JHALAK PRIZE 2019 Told with heart and humour, The Boy at the Back of the Class is a child's perspective on the refugee crisis,...
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