Brothers in hope : the story of the Lost Boys of Sudan
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Source:Lee & Low Books, Volume 1st, New York, p.41 (2005)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3623 .I55867 B76 2005
Keywords:Coretta Scott King Honors, 2006, Notable Children's Books, 2006, Orphans--Fiction, Orphans--Juvenile fiction, Refugees--Fiction, Refugees--Juvenile fiction, Self-actualization (Psychology)--Fiction, Sudan--Fiction, Sudan--Juvenile fiction, War--Fiction
Summary: Eight-year-old Garang, orphaned by a civil war in Sudan, finds the inner strength to help lead other boys as they trek hundreds of miles seeking safety in Ethiopia, then Kenya, and finally in the United States.
Lexile measure 670; Ages 7-14; Grade level 3.5; Fiction