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The Global Refugee Crisis: Fleeing Conflict and Violence

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According to a UN tally, more than 1 million people fled violence and persecution in 2015. Of these, more than half were children. Thousands died along the way. The Syrian civil war as well as armed conflicts in Nigeria, Afghanistan, ...

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I Will Always Write Back: How One Letter Changed Two Lives

The true story of an all-American girl and a boy from an impoverished city in Zimbabwe and the letter that changed both of their lives forever. It started as an assignment. Everyone in Caitlin's class wrote to an unknown ...

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Aging Out

Condition: New! Other notes. Binding: Paperback Publish date: 2016.

While still a little boy, Alton Carter walked away from his violent, drug- and alcohol-riddled childhood home believing the worst life had to offer was behind him. He was sorely mistaken. After surviving a troubled foster care system and becoming ...

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A Home for Foundlings

Author Marthe Jocelyn's text has particular resonance: her grandfather, Arthur Jocelyn, was raised in the Foundling Hospital. Marthe Jocelyn is ...

Nominated for the 2005 Norma Fleck AwardThousands of mothers carried their babies to the gates of the Foundling Hospital desperate to save them from the cruel streets of eighteenth-century London. Each baby was left with a personal “token” – identification ...

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I Will Always Write Back: How One Letter Changed Two Lives

I Will Always Write Back How One Letter Changed Two Lives by Caitlin Alifirenka 9780316241311 (Hardback, 2015). Language of text ...

The New York Times bestselling true story of an all-American girl and a boy from Zimbabwe and the letter that changed both of their lives forever.It started as an assignment. Everyone in Caitlin's class wrote to an unknown student somewhere ...

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Three Little Words: A Memoir

Ashley Rhodes-Courter spent nine years of her life in 14 different foster homes. As her mother spirals out of control, Ashley is left clinging to an unpredictable, dissolving relationship, all the while getting pulled deeper and deeper into the foster-care ...

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Street Life: Poverty

Authors : Victor M. Rios. Publication Date : Jan 13 2011. Used books may not include working access code. Used ...

Victor Rios grew up in Oakland, California in a single parent household, in poverty and on welfare. He joined a gang at the age of thirteen and by age sixteen he had dropped out of school and had been incarcerated ...

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The Irish Potato Famine

Readers will learn the history of Ireland leading up to the famine, key players and happenings during the famine, and ...

Discusses the potato famine that devastated Ireland in the nineteenth century and led to a widespread immigration to the United States.

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The Teen Guide to Global Action: How to Connect with Others

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Kids everywhere are deciding they can’t wait to become adults to change the world. They’re acting right now to fight hunger and poverty, promote health and human rights, save the environment, and work for peace. Their stories prove that young ...

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Every Falling Star: The True Story of How I Survived and Escaped North Korea

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Every Falling Star, the first book to portray contemporary North Korea to a young audience, is the intense memoir of a North Korean boy named Sungju who was forced at age twelve to live on the streets and fend for ...

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Three Little Words: A Memoir

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An inspiring true story of the tumultuous nine years Ashley Rhodes-Courter spent in the foster care system, and how she triumphed over painful memories and real-life horrors to ultimately find her own voice."Sunshine, you're my baby and I'm your only ...

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I Will Always Write Back: How One Letter Changed Two Lives

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The New York Times bestselling true story of an all-American girl and a boy from Zimbabwe -- and the letter that changed both of their lives forever.It started as an assignment. Everyone in Caitlin's class wrote to an unknown student ...

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The Endless Steppe: Growing Up in Siberia

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This is the remarkable true story of a family during one of the bleakest periods in history, a story that "radiates optimism and the resilience of the human spirit" (Washington Post). In June 1941, the Rudomin family is arrested by the ...

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Reaching Out

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From the perspective of the young adult he was then, Francisco Jiménez describes the challenges he faced in his efforts to continue his education.     During his college years, the very family solidarity that allowed Francisco to survive as a child ...

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