The Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees
The Unwanted is an important, timely, and eye-opening exploration of the ongoing Syrian refugee crisis, exposing the harsh realities of living in, and trying to escape, a war zone.
Starting in 2011, refugees flood out of war-torn Syria in Exodus-like proportions. The surprising flood of victims overwhelms neighboring countries, and chaos follows. Resentment in host nations heightens as disruption and the cost of aid grows. By 2017, many want to turn their backs on the victims. The refugees are the unwanted.
Don Brown depicts moments of both heartbreaking horror and hope in the ongoing Syrian refugee crisis. Shining a light on the stories of the survivors, The Unwanted is a testament to the courage and resilience of the refugees and a call to action for all those who read.
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|Lexile ® Measure||GN860L|
|Product Type||Paperback Books|
|Book Type||Graphic Novels & Comics|
|Primary Contributor||Don Brown|
|Age Groups||Ages 13 to 15, Ages 16 to 18|
|Publisher||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers|