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Four Feet – Two Sandals

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Year: 2007
By: Karen Lynn Williams, Khadra Mohammed and Doug Chayka
ISBN: 9780802852960

Refugee workers donate used clothing a refugee camp where Lina lives. Lina is glad to find a fitting shoe, then she realises another girl might have the other shoe. The two girls form a bond and decide together to share the pair, rather than wear one each.

Meanwhile, the girls are awaiting notice for their names to be announced to go to America. This book is designed for readers aged 6-9, the young reader may gain understanding of the life of other children growing up in a refugee camp, whilst relating to the experience of being a similar age. This fiction book is centred around culture, war, social justice, Pakistan, poverty, and homelessness.

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