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Book Lists tagged: refugees and newcomers


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Books About Refugee Experiences

  • Age: 0 to 18
  • Grade: p to 12
These kids books feature characters fleeing war in violence in different conflicts around the world and throughout history.

Citizenship, Immigration, and Place of Origin

  • Age: 4 to 18
  • Grade: 1 to 12
A #wehavediversebooks selection for children and teens.

Kids' Books on Home

  • Age: 5 to 9
  • Grade: k to 4
Notes from a Children's Librarian: Julie Booker: In 1997, when Hong Kong was transferred from Britain back to the People’s Republic of China, the school where I worked had an influx of Chinese families determined to make Canada their home. One five-year-old boy arrived on October 31st, to a parade of ghosts and monsters. He spent the day, refusing to move, tears streaming down his face, occasionally emitting a howl heard round the school. How could this possibly be his new home?