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Anisa’s Alphabet (Mike Dumbleton, illus by Hannah Sommerville, MidnightSun)

In this picture book, Anisa takes the reader though the alphabet, describing her journey from an unnamed war-torn country to a refugee camp, then on to an overcrowded boat towards supposed freedom and security. The words are few and the detailed graphic novel–style illustrations do most of the work in...

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