My Beautiful Birds

March 1, 2018

by Suzanne Del Rizzo

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Syrian Civil War.

Bombs.

Fleeing.

Will there be safety?

 

Sami’s Syrian town is bombed and his family flees to a refugee camp.  They have to walk night and day and night again before they get to the tents of the refugee camp.  There they remain while Sami struggles with his emotions and continuously fearful for his pet pigeons, which his father says escaped the bombed city.

Read to find how Sami deals with his inner turmoil as he and his family lives at the refugee camp.

 

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http://pajamapress.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/MyBeautifulBirds_ReadingGuide.pdf

 

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