Children of War

Children of War

Voices of Iraqi Refugees

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The United States and its allies invaded Iraq seven years ago. Today the country is still at war, and no one can claim that true democracy has come. Four million Iraqis have been displaced, and about half of them, unable to flee the country, are now living in remote tent camps without access to schools, health care, or often even food and clean water. In Children of War, a companion title to Off to War: Voices of Soldiers' Children, Deborah Ellis turns her attention to the most tragic victims of the Iraq war -- Iraqi children. She interviews two dozen young people, mostly refugees living in Jordan, but also a few who are trying to build new lives in North America. Their frank and harrowing stories reveal inspiring resilience as the children try to survive the consequences of a war in which they play no part.
Publisher: Toronto : Groundwood Books, 2014..
Copyright Date: ©2009.
ISBN: 9780888999085
Characteristics: 128 pages :,illustrations, portraits ;,23 cm.

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katiemeg
Apr 21, 2010

Good book.

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zarku
Apr 15, 2010

the book was ok i gess

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Preiyanna101
Apr 11, 2010

I really enjoyed reading this book, and this book is really toching and sad.

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VV1998
Apr 08, 2010

This book was very very sad. While I was reading it I felt really bad and sad. I don't really like this book.

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awesome123
Apr 08, 2010

vote for this book

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acesonfire_99
Apr 07, 2010

I love it sooo much:p

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acaf
Apr 02, 2010

children

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thi3fling
Mar 29, 2010

boring

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Katie19
Mar 29, 2010

This book was sad but it made me feel sad.

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aesha_03
Mar 27, 2010

It's the best book! It's the first book I read where the authors are actually children. It's great!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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katieo
Nov 09, 2009

This was a true story about kids in the war zone of Iraq. Their are stories of kids of all ages.

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