Iraqi/Iraqi American

A Refugee’s Journey from Iraq

by Ellen Rodger

Age 09 or older

Themes: Refugee Journey, Refugee: Persecution

Children of War: Voices of Iraqi Refugees

by Deborah Ellis

Age 12 or older

Themes: Death of Family or Friend, Family Relationship: Grandparents, Family Relationship: Parents, Family Separation: On Journey, Refugee: Asylee, Refugee: War/Conflict

Hidden

by Miriam Halahmy

Age 12 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Deportation, Refugee: Undocumented, Refugee: War/Conflict

In Search of Safety: Voices of Refugees

by Susan Kuklin

Age 14 or older

Themes: Historical, Own Voices/Lived Experience, Refugee Journey, Refugee: Sexual Violence, Refugee: Undocumented, Refugee: War/Conflict

IraqiGirl: Diary of a Teenage Girl in Iraq

by IraqiGirl

Age 12 or older

Themes: Education & Literacy, Refugee: War/Conflict

Lost Boys

by Darcey Rosenblatt

Age 10 or older

Themes: Child Soldiers, Death of Family or Friend, Family Separation: By Detention, Loss of Childhood

No Safe Place

by Deborah Ellis

Age 12 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Death of Family or Friend, Human Trafficking, Migrant Smuggling, Refugee: Undocumented, Refugee: War/Conflict

Not The Girls You’re Looking For

by Aminah Mae Safi

Age 12 or older

Themes: Celebration & Commemoration, Discrimination: Racial, Family Relationship: Siblings, LGBTQIA+, Multiracial Identity, Religious Background: Muslim

Playing Atari with Saddam Hussein

by Ali Fadhil

Age 09 or older

Themes: Family Relationship: Parents, Family Relationship: Siblings, Loss of Childhood, Religious Background: Muslim

Silent Music

by James Rumford

Age 05 or older

Themes: Loss of Childhood, The Arts

The White Zone

by Carolyn Marsden

Age 09 or older

Themes: Cross-Group Friendship, Discrimination: Religious, Loss of Childhood, Religious Background: Muslim