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Voice of rebellion : how Mozhdah Jamalzadah brought hope to Afghanistan —Staley, Roberta, author.
Book
2019
8 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...

Breaking the ocean : race, rebellion, and reconciliation —Dashtgard, Annahid, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 7 items

"Annahid Dashtgard was born into a supportive, mixed-race, middle-class family in 1970s Iran. Then came the 1979 Islamic Revolution, which ushered in a powerful and orthodox religious regime. Her family was forced to fle...

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

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

My parents ; This does not belong to you —Hemon, Aleksandar, 1964- author.
Book
2019
5 available of 7 items

"The story of Aleksandar Hemon's parents' immigration from Sarajevo to Canada and a book of short memories of the author's family, friends, and childhood in Sarajevo. In My Parents, Aleksandar Hemon tells the story of hi...

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

"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...

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...

Under the nakba tree : fragments of a Palestinian family in Canada —Househ, Mowafa Said, 1977- author.
Book
2019
0 available of 1 items

"Mowafa Said Househ's family fled Palestine in 1948 and arrived in Canada in the 1970s. His childhood was spent in Edmonton, Alberta, where he grew up as a visible minority and a Muslim whose family had a deeply fracture...

Fire walkers : memoir —Gebreyohannes, Bethlehem Terrefe, author.
Book
2016
1 available of 1 items

"Fire Walkers is about the perilous journey of Beth, a fourteen-year old girl, who fled her native land with her family. Beth grew up in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where she lived happily until a military dictatorship took p...

The sadness of geography : my life as a Tamil exile —Tharmathurai, Logathasan, 1966- author.
Book
2019
4 available of 4 items

"The harrowing journey of a teenage refugee who never gave up on his dream of seeing his family again. Born to a wealthy family in northern Sri Lanka, Logathasan (Das) Tharmathurai and his family lost everything during t...

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