The most effective kids’s books resonate with us as adults, too—and that’s what makes our July Alternative E book Membership choose so particular.
In House of the Courageous, Katherine Applegate introduces us to Kek, a younger Sudanese refugee. We be a part of him as he navigates the challenges of a Minnesota winter and a brand new life in the USA alone. Kek was separated from his mom in an African refugee camp, and he should make sense of each a brand new place and the trauma of his previous whereas he waits to study his mom’s destiny.
This emotional story reminds us of simply how vital Alternative’s refugee-focused work is for this susceptible inhabitants.
The UN Refugee Company reviews that globally, 1 in each 95 folks has fled their house on account of battle or persecution (UNHCR). Alternative Worldwide strengthens refugees’ monetary and digital literacy to allow them to create stability for his or her households and discover significant work throughout impossibly difficult conditions.
House of the Courageous is written for younger readers, however the story is one thing the whole household can study from and luxuriate in. We are able to’t wait to learn this with you, your kids, or your grandchildren this month—and we’re so excited to listen to what you study from this highly effective piece of literature.
Completely happy studying!
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