Refugee Boy

Author by : Benjamin Zephaniah
Language : en
Publisher by : Bloomsbury Publishing
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 84
Total Download : 392
File Size : 42,7 Mb
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Description : Alem is on holiday with his father for a few days in London. He has never been out of Ethiopia before and is very excited. They have a great few days togther until one morning when Alem wakes up in the bed and breakfast they are staying at to find the unthinkable. His father has left him. It is only when the owner of the bed and breakfast hands him a letter that Alem is given an explanation. Alem's father admits that because of the political problems in Ethiopia both he and Alem's mother felt Alem would be safer in London - even though it is breaking their hearts to do this. Alem is now on his own, in the hands of the social services and the Refugee Council. He lives from letter to letter, waiting to hear from his father, and in particular about his mother, who has now gone missing... A powerful, gripping new novel from the popular Benjamin Zephaniah


Face

Author by : Benjamin Zephaniah
Language : en
Publisher by : Bloomsbury Publishing
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 10
Total Download : 212
File Size : 55,9 Mb
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Description : In the moving and compelling debut novel from Benjamin Zephaniah, a young man's life is completely changed when his face is badly scarred in a car accident. Martin seems to have it all. He's cool, funny, and he's the undisputed leader of the Gang of Three, who roam their East London estate during the holidays looking for fun. But one night after the Gang leave a late night rap club, Martin accepts a ride from Pete, a Raider's Posse gang member. Too late, he realises that the car is stolen, and that the police are after them. What happens next will change Martin's life and looks, and show him the true meaning of strength, courage, discrimination and friendship. Brilliantly written and with a real ear for dialogue, fans of Angie Thomas and Malorie Blackman will love Benjamin Zephaniah's novels for young adult readers: Refugee Boy Face Gangsta Rap Teacher's Dead


There S No Place Like Home

Author by : Stephanie Hemelryk Donald
Language : en
Publisher by : Bloomsbury Publishing
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Total Read : 56
Total Download : 642
File Size : 47,9 Mb
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Description : Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2018 The Wizard of Oz brought many now-iconic tropes into popular culture: the yellow brick road, ruby slippers and Oz. But this book begins with Dorothy and her legacy as an archetypal touchstone in cinema for the child journeying far from home. In There's No Place Like Home, distinguished film scholar Stephanie Hemelryk Donald offers a fresh interpretation of the migrant child as a recurring figure in world cinema. Displaced or placeless children, and the idea of childhood itself, are vehicles to examine migration and cosmopolitanism in films such as Le Ballon Rouge, Sammy Going South and Le Havre. Surveying fictional and documentary film from the post-war years until today, the author shows how the child is a guide to themes of place, self and being in world cinema.


Refugee

Author by : Alan Gratz
Language : en
Publisher by : Scholastic Inc.
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 9
Total Download : 617
File Size : 55,8 Mb
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Description : A tour de force from acclaimed author Alan Gratz (Prisoner B-3087), this timely -- and timeless -- novel tells the powerful story of three different children seeking refuge.


The Happiest Refugee

Author by : Anh Do
Language : en
Publisher by : Allen & Unwin
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 16
Total Download : 339
File Size : 55,5 Mb
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Description : The laugh-out-loud, reach-for-your-hanky story of one of Australia's best-loved comedians.


Integrating African American Literature In The Library And Classroom

Author by : Dorothy Littlejohn Guthrie
Language : en
Publisher by : ABC-CLIO
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 69
Total Download : 288
File Size : 45,7 Mb
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Description : In this book, African American literature is illuminated through a project-based curriculum that incorporates national curriculum standards.


Becoming A Reflective English Teacher

Author by : Green, Andrew
Language : en
Publisher by : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 21
Total Download : 884
File Size : 42,9 Mb
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Description : This book builds firm bridges between theory and practice through exploring evidence-based practice and pursues what this means for new English teachers.


The Hollywood Reporter

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Language : en
Publisher by :
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Total Read : 40
Total Download : 871
File Size : 47,9 Mb
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