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Author Trebincevic, Kenan , 1980-

Title World in between : based on a true refugee story / by Kenan Trebincevic and Susan Shapiro.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Clarion Books, an imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 2021.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Young Adult Fiction  YA F Trebincevic, K.    ---  Available
Description 375 pages : black and white illustration ; 22 cm
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Contents Part one : losing home - Brcko, Bosnia -- Part two : stuck in limbo - Vienna Austria -- Part three : searching for home - United States of America.
Summary "Kenan loves drawing and playing soccer with his friends. He wants to be a famous athlete, hates it when his classmates trash his buck teeth by calling him 'Bugs Bunny,' and fights with his big brother, whooo busy and cool for him lately. Sometimes his parents drive him crazy, but he feels loved and protectedil the war ruins everything. Soon, Kenanamily is trapped in their home with little food or water, surrounded by enemies. Ten long months will pass before they finally make it out of the country alive, with help from friends and strangers. And thatnly the beginning of their journey. A riveting story of a Muslim boy's exile from war-torn Bosnia to the United States, World in Between celebrates the power of community and resilience, hope and kindness"--Dust jacket.
Source B&T 09.2021 PARS
Subject Trebincevic, Kenan, 1980- -- Childhood and youth.
Children and war -- Juvenile fiction.
Refugee children -- Juvenile fiction.
Refugee children -- Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.
Added Author Shapiro, Susan author
ISBN 9780358439875
0358439876

 
    
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