Four feet, two sandals

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Publisher:
Eerdmans Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
2007.
Language:
English
Description
When relief workers bring used clothing to the refugee camp, everyone scrambles to grab whatever they can. Ten-year-old Lina is thrilled when she finds a sandal that fits her foot perfectly, until she sees that another girl has the matching shoe. But soon Lina and Feroza meet and decide that it is better to share the sandals than for each to wear only one. As the girls go about their routines -- washing clothes in the river, waiting in long lines for water, and watching for their names to appear on the list to go to America -- the sandals remind them that friendship is what is most important.Four Feet, Two Sandals was inspired by a refugee girl who asked the authors why there were no books about children like her. With warm colors and sensitive brush strokes, this book portrays the strength, courage, and hope of refugees around the world, whose daily existence is marked by uncertainty and fear.
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9780802852960
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Grouping Title four feet two sandals
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subject_facet Refugee camps -- Fiction, Refugees -- Pakistan -- Fiction, Sharing -- Fiction, Shoes -- Fiction, Shoes -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Four feet, two sandals
title_full Four feet, two sandals / written by Karen Lynn Williams & Khadra Mohammed ; illustrated by Doug Chayka
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