June 18, 2021

Check Out These Books for World Refugee Day

You can find all of these books in the Bethlehem Area Public Library catalog to check out and read! Click on their links to check availability.

Lubna and Pebble by Wendy Meddour and Daniel Egnéus

When Stars Are Scattered by Victoria Jamieson and Omar Mohamed

Sea Prayer by Khaled Hosseini*

The Night Diary by Veera Hiranandani

A Land of Permanent Goodbyes by Atia Abawi

We Are Displaced by Malala Yousafzai

What is the What by Dave Eggers

The Ungrateful Refugee by Dina Nayeri

No Friend But the Mountains by Behrouz Boochani

The Girl Who Smiled Beads by Clemantine Wamariya and Elizabeth Weil

The Boat People by Sharon Bala

A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende

For more information and how to help, visit the UN’s page on World Refugee Day.

*Parents should look through book before giving to child to read and/or read with child to help them understand the content of the book.