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The unwanted : stories of the Syrian refugees

Author: Don Brown
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Starting in 2011, refugees flood out of war-torn Syria in Exodus-like proportions. The surprising flood of victims overwhelms neighboring countries, and chaos follows. Resentment in host nations heightens as disruption and the cost of aid grows. By 2017, many want to turn their backs on the victims. The refugees are the unwanted. Don Brown depicts moments of both heartbreaking horror and hope in the ongoing Syrian  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Nonfiction comics
Juvenile works
Comics (Graphic works.)
Comic books, strips, etc
Juvenile literature
Cartoons and comics
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don Brown
ISBN: 9781328810151 1328810151
DOI: 9781328810151
OCLC Number: 1011547041
Notes: Color illustrations on lining-papers.
Awards: YALSA-ALA Excellence in Young Adult Nonfiction Winner.
Target Audience: Age: 14+; Grade 9 to 12.
Description: 103 pages : color illustrations, map ; 27 cm
Other Titles: Stories of the Syrian refugees
Responsibility: written and illustrated by Don Brown.
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In the tradition of Don Brown's critically acclaimed, full-colour nonfiction graphic novels The Great American Dust Bowl and Sibert Honor winning Drowned City, The Unwanted is an important, timely,  Read more...
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"[Brown] succeeds in offering a window into the humanity of displaced groups--their resilience and tenacity but also their inspiring, hopeful nature. The pen-and-ink digitally colored art has a Read more...

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