Adrift at Sea

Adrift at Sea

A Vietnamese Boy's Story of Survival

Book - 2016
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"Tuan and his family survive bullets, a broken motor, and a leaking boat in the long days they spend at sea after fleeing Vietnam. A true story as told to the author by Tuan Ho. Includes family photographs and a historical note about the Vietnamese refugee crisis"-- Provided by publisher
Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Pajama Press, 2016
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: 2016
ISBN: 9781772780055
1772780057
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 x 29 cm

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Gr 3-5. Tuan Ho's perilous escape from postwar Vietnam in 1981.


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spl_merley Jun 28, 2018

Compassion grows when we share our stories and this story is a timely reminder of the risk and danger that propel people to undertake the perilous journey to find a better life for themselves and their children. A gentle way to introduce children to the plight of refugees.

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sabed
May 13, 2018

Brave family trying to escape the war. I love the drawings most of it's dark only the last one was light and sunny with the happy ending.

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