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Title A refugee's journey from Syria / Helen Mason.
Author Mason, Helen, 1950- author.
Publication St. Catharines, ON ; New York, New York : Crabtree Publishing Company, [2017]
Description 32 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 27 cm.
Call # J 362.7791 M
Series Leaving my homeland
Leaving my homeland.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Contents Leaving Syria -- My homeland, Syria -- Roj's story : my life before the war -- The Syrian conflict -- Roj's story : we flee from Aleppo -- Nations unite to send help -- Roj's story : my life in Turkey -- What paths do refugees take? -- Roj's story : we leave for Europe -- Some countries welcome refugees -- Roj's story : my new home in Germany -- Challenges refugees face -- You can help!
Summary 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.
Audience "Guided reading: R"--Page 4 of cover.
Subject Refugees -- Syria -- Juvenile literature.
Refugees -- Europe -- Juvenile literature.
Refugee children -- Syria -- Juvenile literature.
Refugee children -- Europe -- Juvenile literature.
Refugees -- Social conditions -- Juvenile literature.
Syria -- History -- Civil War, 2011- -- Juvenile literature.
Syria -- Social conditions -- Juvenile literature.
Civil War (Syria : 2011-) (OCoLC)fst01907471
Refugee children. (OCoLC)fst01092779
Refugees. (OCoLC)fst01092797
Refugees -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01092844
Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst01919811
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Syria. (OCoLC)fst01208757
2011
Genre Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Alt Title Syria
Related To Online version: Mason, Helen, 1950- Refugee's journey from Syria. New York, New York : Crabtree Publishing Company, 2017 9781427118813 (DLC) 2016059685
ISBN 9780778731283
0778731286
9780778731849
0778731847
9781427118813

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