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“…[a] refugee story for younger readers [that] follows Idriss…” –Publishers Weekly

Idriss & His Marble

Written by Rene Gouichoux
Illustrated by Zau
Published by Starberry Books

When war threatens their home, Idriss and his mother must flee. He clutches his lucky charm–a single marble–throughout their journey, walking over hazardous terrain, crawling under barbed wire, and sailing on a fragile little boat. Will the marble’s luck help them avoid capture and bring them to the safety of a new world? A heartfelt tale exploring the perilous path refugees often walk to find a new home and the hope it takes to get them there.

Primary ISBN: 9781635921328

Available As: Hardcover
Picture Book, Age 05 or older

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Character’s New Arrival/New American Status: Refugee

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