Recommended reads to support Refugee Week

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June 18th, 2019

To mark Refugee Week, our librarians have created a list of recommended reads that explore asylum and refugees. Refugee Week celebrates the contribution of refugees to the UK, and encourages a better understanding between communities.

Primary schools

 

9781786370242

 

Refugees by Harriet Brundle

 

 

9781788004503

 

No ballet shoes in Syria by Catherine Bruton

 

 

9781444931686

 

Illegal by Eoin Colfer and Andrew Donkin

 

 

9781406382938

 

The day war came by Nicola Davies

 

 

9781786374295

 

Refugees by Holly Duhig

 

 

9781847806512

 

Azzi in between by Sarah Garland

 

 

9781780264042

 

Where will I live? by Rosemary McCarney

 

 

9781788004480

 

The suitcase by Chris Naylor-Ballesteros

 

 

9781510105010

 

The boy at the back of the class by Onjali Q. Rauf

 

 

9781909263994

 

The journey by Francesca Sanna

 

Secondary schools

 

9780241334485

 

Sami’s silver lining by Cathy Cassidy

 

 

9781609808730

 

Zenobia by Morten Durr

 

 

9781782691976

 

Boy 87 by Ele Fountain

 

 

9781407184326

 

Refugee by Alan Gratz

 

 

9781526602718

 

Sea prayer by Khaled Hosseini

 

 

9781471405037

 

Do you speak chocolate? by Cas Lester

 

 

9780750299855

 

Who are refugees and migrants? by Michael Rosen and Anne-Marie Young

 

 

9781445155197

 

Far from home by Cath Senker

 

 

9781474610032

 

We are displaced by Malala Yousafzai and Liz Welsh

 

 

9781408894996

 

Refugee Boy by Benjamin Zephaniah

 

 

To find out more about Refugee Week, please visit: www.refugeeweek.org.uk

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