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LOST GIRL FOUND

Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Bassoff
Author's First Name: 
Leah
Second Author's First Name: 
Laura
Second Author's Last Name: 
DeLuca
Publisher: 
Groundwood
Publication Date: 
2014

Poni, one of the Lost Girls of the Sudan, flees her bombed out village for a refugee camp as others die around her, then must flee the camp or face a forced marriage. She finds shelter and a chance for education in a Nairobi convent. All royalties from this title donated to Africare.org.

THE MILK OF BIRDS

Milk of Birds cover
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Whitman
Author's First Name: 
Sylvia
Publisher: 
Atheneum
Publication Date: 
2013

An unlikely friendship blossoms between Virginia teen K.C. and Darfur refuge Nawra as they exchange letters. K.C. hears the horrors that Nawra has endured and overlooks her own difficulties to try to help Nawra.

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