Refugees (Picture Books)
Kilborne, Sarah S. "Leaving
Vietnam: The True Story of Tuan Ngo" It's about a nine-year-old Vietnamese
boy escaping Vietnam with his dad in 1981.
Schur, Maxine Rose. "When I
Left My Village." Illustrated by Brian Pinkney. Dial. 1996. Grades 3 and
up. A young Ethiopian boy tells the story of his family's flight to Israel.
Shea, Peggy Dietz. "The Whispering
Cloth." Illustrated by Anita Riggio. Boyds Mill. 1995. Grades 3 and up.
The story of a Hmong girl and her grandmother and what brought them to
a refugee camp.
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