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3 edition of Faraway home found in the catalog.

Faraway home

by Jane Kurtz

  • 211 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt in San Diego .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fathers and daughters,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • African Americans,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Desta"s father, who needs to return briefly to his Ethiopian homeland, describes what it was like for him to grow up there.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJane Kurtz ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
    ContributionsLewis, Earl B. ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K9626 Far 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32] p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24746331M
    ISBN 100152000364
    ISBN 109780152000363
    LC Control Number96047664
    OCLC/WorldCa35822577

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By E. Lewis, Jane Kurtz. Grades. PreK-K, O. Year Published: Written by: Jane Kurtz Illustrated by: E.B. Lewis Description When Desta’s father thinks of home, he sees Ethiopia—a faraway land where pink clouds of flamingos can fill the evening sky, and stars burn bright holes in the dark cloth of night.

But America is the only home. only links with home. As they leave the station in Vienna, Papa hands Rosa ‘a new doll and a book about a dog, a golden retriever just like Goldi’ (p). This doll and the book are metaphors, representing all she has lost: family, home, friends and pet.

Discuss Rosa’s feelings as she watches her last link with home taken from her (p Faraway Home was a new departure for Marilyn, having a strong historical basis and being set in Northern Ireland during the Second World War.

It won the prestigious Bisto Book of the Year Award and was followed by 17 Martin Street, set in Dublin during The Emergency (as the Second World War was knows in Ireland).

Faraway Home, by award winning author, Marilyn Taylor, is based on true events, describing the real experiences of young refugees who came to Northern Ireland during World War Two. Children will enjoy the story while teachers will find it helpful in stimulating imagination and empathy and in increasing understanding of discrimination and how.

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