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“A poignant and unvarnished depiction of immigration–both the heartache and the rewards.” –School Library Journal

Kunkush: The True Story of a Refugee Cat

Written by Marne Ventura
Illustrated by Beidi Guo
Published by Capstone Press

Uses Common Core narrative nonfiction approach to tell the true story of a cat that becomes separated from his family when they flee Iraq for refuge in Europe. Their reunion will bring tears to the coldest heart.

Primary ISBN: 9781515773191
Available As: Hardcover
Middle Grade, Age 08 or older

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Setting: Iraq

Character's Place in the Immigration Journey: Refugee

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