A Refugee's Journey From Syria

A Refugee's Journey From Syria

eBook - 2017
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Five-year-old Roj's home is bombed during the civil war that has been raging in his homeland of Syria. He and his family are forced to flee the country secretly by boat, and they end up in a camp for refugees in Europe. Interspersed with facts about Syria and its people, this narrative tells a story common to many refugees fleeing the country. The book looks at the efforts being made around the world to assist the millions of refugees. Readers are encouraged to consider how they can help refugees in their communities and around the world.
Publisher: New York, New York : Crabtree Publishing Company, 2017.
ISBN: 9781427118813
Characteristics: 1 online resource.


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ArapahoeStaff8 Feb 22, 2018

A junior book that carefully and accurately informs young readers about the plight of children and their families who are escaping civil war in Syria It describes their journey to refugee camp in a neighboring country and ultimately to permanent resettlement in a new land. This is part of a series that included refugees fleeing Myanmar, Afghanistan, Guatemala, Democratic Republic of Congo, Columbia, Yemen, Somalia, and Iraq.

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