What is a refugee? /

by Gravel, Elise [author,].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, 2019Edition: First edition.Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780593120057; 0593120051.Subject(s): Refugees -- Juvenile literature | Refugees | JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Physical & Emotional Abuse (see also Social Topics / Sexual Abuse) | JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Topics / Emigration & Immigration | JUVENILE NONFICTION / Family / General (see also headings under Social Topics) | Picture books | Instructional and educational works | Picture books for children | Juvenile works | Instructional and educational works | Picture booksSummary: "An accessible picture book that oh-so-simply and graphically introduces the term 'refugee' to curious young children to help them better understand the world in which they live. Who are refugees? Why are they called that word? Why do they need to leave their country? Why are they sometimes not welcome in their new country? In this relevant picture book for the youngest children, author-illustrator Elise Gravel explores what it means to be a refugee in bold, graphic illustrations and spare text. This is the perfect tool to introduce an important and timely topic."--Amazon.com
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An accessible picture book that oh-so-simply and graphically introduces the term "refugee" to curious young children to help them better understand the world in which they live. <br> <br> Who are refugees? Why are they called that word? Why do they need to leave their country? Why are they sometimes not welcome in their new country? In this relevant picture book for the youngest children, author-illustrator Elise Gravel explores what it means to be a refugee in bold, graphic illustrations and spare text. This is the perfect tool to introduce an important and timely topic to children.

"An accessible picture book that oh-so-simply and graphically introduces the term 'refugee' to curious young children to help them better understand the world in which they live. Who are refugees? Why are they called that word? Why do they need to leave their country? Why are they sometimes not welcome in their new country? In this relevant picture book for the youngest children, author-illustrator Elise Gravel explores what it means to be a refugee in bold, graphic illustrations and spare text. This is the perfect tool to introduce an important and timely topic."--Amazon.com

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