ISBN: 978-0-545-98697-7 Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1-443-12812-4 Ebook
256 pages | Ages 8-12 | 5 3/8" x 7 5/8"
These eleven wonderful original stories of arrival introduce readers to young boys and girls who bravely face the challenges of setting into a new life in a new land.
Hoping for Home includes stories by Jean Little, Kit Pearson, Brian Doyle, Paul Yee, Irene N. Watts, Ruby Slipperjack, Afua Cooper, Rukhsana Khan, Marie-Andrée Clermont, Lillian Boraks-Nemetz and Shelley Tanaka.
Table of Contents
Marooned in Canada by Kit Pearson
Ghost Town by Shelley Tanaka
To Get Away from All That by Rukhsana Khan
The Flower of the Flock by Irene N. Watts
The Charleston at the Trapline by Ruby Slipperjack
Prairie Showdown by Paul Yee
In the Silence of My Heart by Lillian Boraks-Nemetz
Entrance Certificate by Brian Doyle
To Learn . . . Even a Little by Afua Cooper
Out of the Ashes by Marie-Andrée Clermont
Hattie’s Home by Jean Little
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