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Keyword: civil war

Escape From Syria

Kullab, Samya (Author)
Roche, Jackie (Illustrator)
Freiheit, Mike (Illustrator)
Firefly Books 2017. 96 pages
Book type: Graphic Text

Keywords: Brothers and sisters, children’s rights, civil war, community, endnotes, family life, first-person narration, Lebanon, loss, migration, military regimes, refugee camps, survival, Syria
 
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Lost Girl Found

Bassoff, Leah (Author)
DeLuca, Laura (Author)
Groundwood Books 2014. 216 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Child soldiers, civil war, community, courage, female protagonist, friendship, gender equality, gender roles, migration, peace, refugees, Sudan, survival
 
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The Red Pencil

Pinkney, Andrea Davis (Author)
Evans, Shane W. (Illustrator)
Little, Brown 2014. 326 pages
Book type: Novel

Keywords: Art, civil war, discrimination, education, environment, family life, female protagonist, first-person narration, free verse, gender roles, genocides, grief, loss, migration, novels in verse, refugees, Sudan
 
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An Olympic Dream: The Story of Samia Yusuf Omar

Kleist, Reinhard (Author/Illustrator)
SelfMadeHero 2016. 152 pages
Book type: Graphic Text

Keywords: Civil war, courage, gender equality, graphic biography, immigration, Olympic Games, perseverance, refugees, Samia Yusuf Omar, Somalia, sports, terrorism, tragedy
 
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The Bite of the Mango

Kamara, Mariatu (Author)
McClelland, Susan (Author)
Annick Press 2008. 216 pages
Book type: Non-Fiction

Keywords: Amputees, civil war, cultures, diversity, Mariatu Kamara, memoir, refugees, resilience, Sierra Leone, survival
 
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Louis Riel: A Comic-Strip Biography

Brown, Chester (Author/Illustrator)
Drawn & Quarterly 2013. 332 pages
Book type: Graphic Text

Keywords: Canadian history, civil war, graphic biography, illustrations (black and white), leaders, Louis Riel, Métis, patriotism, politics, rebellions, treason
 
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