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Sent with her mother to the safety of a relative's home in Cincinnati when her Syrian hometown is overshadowed by violence, Jude worries for the family members who were left behind as she adjusts to a new life with unexpected surprises.
Publisher: New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, 2019
ISBN: 9780062747808
Branch Call Number: J WAR
Characteristics: 342 pages


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CoreneBee Jun 28, 2019

Absolutely essential reading.

Chapel_Hill_KarinM Jun 20, 2019

Beautiful novel in verse about a Syrian refugee in Cincinnati. So much rich detail about life in Syria and then adjusting to life in the US, this is both an important book and one that is a pleasure to read.

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