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Voice of rebellion : how Mozhdah Jamalzadah brought hope to Afghanistan —Staley, Roberta, author.
Book
2019
10 available of 11 items

Many have tried to silence her, but Mozhdah Jamalzadah remains the most powerful female voice of her generation in Afghanistan, boldly speaking out about women's rights. Voice of Rebellion charts her incredible journey, ...

Fire road : the Napalm Girl's journey through the horrors of war to faith, forgiveness & peace —Kim Phúc, 1963- author.
Book
2017
12 available of 14 items

"Get out! Run! We must leave this place! They are going to destroy this whole place! Go, children, run first! Go now! These were the final shouts nine year-old Kim Phuc heard before her world dissolved into flames--befor...

My name is Konisola —Siegel, Alisa, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 2 items

"Based on a true story. On a freezing cold winter night, nine-year-old Konisola and her mother step off a plane in Canada, having left Nigeria with nothing but the clothes on their backs. They are running for their lives...

Fire road : the Napalm girl's journey through the horrors of war to faith, forgiveness & peace —Kim Phúc, 1963-
Book On CD
2017
0 available of 1 items

"Get out! Run! We must leave this place! They are going to destroy this whole place! Go, children, run first! Go now! These were the final shouts nine year-old Kim Phuc heard before her world dissolved into flames--befor...

Flight of the Highlanders : the making of Canada —McGoogan, Kenneth, 1947- author.
Book
2019
10 available of 13 items

In 'Flight of the Higlanders', Ken McGoogan tells the story of those courageous Scots who, ruthlessly evicted from their ancestral homelands, were sent to Canada in coffin ships, where they would battle hardship, hunger ...

Adrift at sea : a Vietnamese boy's story of survival —Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk, 1954- author.
Book
2016
10 available of 11 items

"Tuan and his family survive bullets, a broken motor, and a leaking boat in the long days they spend at sea after fleeing Vietnam. A true story as told to the author by Tuan Ho. Includes family photographs and a historic...

The price of freedom —Ivascu, Simon.
Book
2009
8 available of 8 items

Everybody's children
DVD
2008
2 available of 2 items

Everybody's children is a portrait of a year in the lives of two youth seeking asylum in Canada: Sallieu and Joyce. Fleeing from the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Sierra Leone at the ages of 16 and 17, they arriv...

Last impressions —Kertes, Joseph, 1951- author.
Book
2020
8 available of 10 items

"How can you say goodbye forever when you've left an important secret unspoken? "I'll tell you what I'm going to do," Zoltan said. "When I die, I'll leave my luck to you." Zoltan Beck is dying. His devoted but long-suffe...

Displaced person —Hastman, Helen Kish, 1945-
Book
2015
13 available of 14 items

Call me Aram —Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk.
Book
2009
2 available of 3 items

A group of refugee orphans escape the Armenian genocide in Turkey and are sent to a farm in Georgetown, Ontario, where they must adjust to the unfamiliar habits and customs of their Canadian sponsors.

The land beyond the wall : an immigration story —Charles, Veronika Martenova, author, illustrator.
Book
2017
8 available of 8 items

"Children's book depicts a young immigrant's journey to Halifax from the Iron Curtain Emma lives on the grey, cold side of the wall, where people speak in whispers and no flowers grow. On the other side there is happines...

"Stay silent" : a refugee's escape from Colombia —Hyde, Natalie, 1963- author.
Book
2016
3 available of 3 items

"When Paola Gomez fights for the rights of women and children, and speaks out against corruption in her native Colombia, her life is put in jeopardy. As a refugee and immigrant in Canada, she brings her passion for justi...

The long road —Garay, Luis.
Book
1997
4 available of 4 items

Stolen child —Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk.
Book
2009
34 available of 37 items

Nadia arrives in Canada after the end of World War II, from the displaced person's camp where she has spent the last five years. But troubling memories and dreams begin to haunt her. Who is she really? She sees image...

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