Refugee by Alan Gratz
We will have author Alan Gratz come and talk about his new book Refugee. A book wildly popular with readers ages 12-16, and author of the NC Middle School Battle of the Books (Prisoner B 3087), Gratz will be at the Country Bookshop at 4PM on Saturday, July 29. This title is available for pre-order and will be published on July 25.
JOSEF is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world . . .
ISABEL is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing her country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety in America . . .