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by Robert Munsch
illustrated by Michael Martchenko

Read America! Classic

Saoussan tells the true story of her family’s flight from war-ridden Lebanon. She wrote a letter to Robert Munsch, and together they made her letter into this book.


“Takes on a difficult theme and communicates it effectively on a child’s level. A good choice for classes discussing the immigrant experience.”
—School Library Journal


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Arabic, French North America, Simplified Chinese

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