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The journey

Author: Francesca Sanna
Publisher: London ; New York : Flying Eye Books, an imprint of Nobrow Ltd., [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
What is it like to have to leave everything behind and travel many miles to somewhere unfamiliar and strange? A mother and her two children set out on such a journey; one filled with fear of the unknown, but also great hope. Based on the author's interactions with people forced to seek a new home, and told from the perspective of a young child.

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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Juvenile works
Fiction 5+
Picture books
Children's stories
Picture Books for Older Readers
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Francesca Sanna
ISBN: 9781909263994 1909263990
OCLC Number: 946992067
Language Note: Text in English.
Awards: CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal Nominee, 2017.
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.; 630; Ages 5-8.
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 29 cm
Responsibility: by Francesca Sanna.


With haunting echoes of current affairs this beautifully illustrated book explores the unimaginable decisions made as a family leave their home and everything they know to escape the turmoil and  Read more...


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Winner of the 2017 Ezra Jack Keats New Author Honor and New Illustrator Honor Awards!SELECTED AS AN ALSC NOTABLE CHILDREN'S BOOK OF 2017SELECTED FOR THE 2017 USBBY OUTSTANDING INTERNATIONAL BOOKS Read more...

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