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Allende, Isabel

Summary: "In the late 1930s, civil war gripped Spain. When General Franco and his Fascists succeed in overthrowing the government, hundreds of thousands are forced to flee in a treacherous journey over the mountains to the French border. Among them is Roser, a pregnant young widow, who finds her life irreversibly intertwined with that of Victor Dalmau, an army doctor and the brother of her deceased...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Allende

Lu, Marie

Summary: "Talin is a Striker, a member of an elite fighting force that stands as the last defense for the only free nation in the world: Mara. A refugee, Talin knows firsthand the horrors of the Federation, a world-dominating war machine responsible for destroying nation after nation with its terrifying army of mutant beasts known only as Ghosts. But when a mysterious prisoner is brought from the front...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: Y FICTION Lu

Lu, Marie

Summary: Mara has fallen to the Karensa Federation's tyranny. Its destruction has unleashed Talin's worst nightmare: her friends are scattered; her mother held captive by the Premier; and she was forced to betray her fellow Strikers. Now she is the Federation's most deadly war machine: a Skyhunter. The link between Red and Talin may be weak, but it could be the only hope to salvage their past and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2021

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: Y FICTION Lu

Abdel-Fattah, Randa

Summary: Michael's parents are leaders of a new anti-immigrant political party called Aussie Values which is trying to halt the flood of refugees from the Middle East; Mina fled Afghanistan with her family ten years ago, and just wants to concentrate on fitting in and getting into college--but the mutual attraction they feel demands that they come to terms with their family's concerns and decide where...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: Y FICTION Abdel

Steel, Danielle

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: PBK FIC Steel

Joukhadar, Jennifer Zeynab

Summary: "In the summer of 2011, just after Nour loses her father to cancer, her mother moves Nour and her sisters from New York City back to Syria to be closer to their family. In order to keep her father's spirit as she adjusts to her new home, Nour tells herself their favorite story--the tale of Rawiya, a twelfth-century girl who disguised herself as a boy in order to apprentice herself to a famous...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Joukhadar

El Akkad, Omar

Summary: "More bodies have washed up on the shores of a small island. Another over-filled, ill-equipped, dilapidated ship has sunk under the weight of its too many passengers: Syrians, Ethiopians, Egyptians, Lebanese, Palestinians, all of them desperate to escape untenable lives in their homelands. And only one has made the passage: nine-year-old Amir, a Syrian boy who has the good fortune to fall into...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2021

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Elakkad

Brashares, Ann.

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Prenna, an immigrant who moved to New York when she was twelve, came from another time and she and the other travelers must follow strict rules to avoid destroying the new life they have worked so hard to get, as well as the one person Prenna is desperate to protect.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: Y FICTION Brash

Winspear, Jacqueline

Summary: When listeners last heard Maisie Dobbs, it was 1938, and the world was on the brink of war. Maisie herself was on a dangerous mission inside Nazi Germany, where she encountered an old enemy and the Fuhrer himself. In In This Grave Hour, a year has passed, and Maisie is back home in England - yet neither she nor her nation is safe. Britain has just declared war on Germany and is mobilizing for...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY Winsp

Senzai, N. H

Summary: After Nadia is separated from her family while fleeing the civil war, she spends the next four days with a mysterious old man who helps her navigate the checkpoints and snipers of the rebel, ISIS, and Syrian armies that are littering Aleppo on her way to meeting her father at the Turkish border.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION Senzai

Clayton, Meg Waite

Summary: 1936. Stephan Neuman is the son of a wealthy Jewish family in Vienna. His best friend is Žofie-Helene, a Christian girl whose mother edits a progressive, anti-Nazi newspaper. Their world is shattered when the Nazis take control. Truus Wijsmuller, a member of the Dutch resistance, risks her life smuggling Jewish children out of Nazi Germany to the nations that will take them. But after the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Clayt

Shulevitz, Uri

Summary: As he spends hours studying his father's world map, a young boy escapes the hunger and misery of refugee life. Based on the author's childhood in Kazakhstan, where he lived as a Polish refugee during World War II.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Shul

Hadero, Meron

Summary: Set across the U.S. and abroad, Meron Hadero stories feature immigrants, refugees, and those on the brink of dispossession, all struggling to begin again, all fighting to belong. Moving through diverse geographies and styles, this captivating collection follows characters on the journey toward home, which they dream of, create and redefine, lose and find and make their own. Beyond migration,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Hadero

Jennings, Karen

Summary: "Samuel has lived alone on a small island off the coast of an unnamed African country for more than two decades. He tends to his garden, his lighthouse, and his chickens, content with a solitary life. Routinely, the nameless bodies of refugees wash ashore, but Samuel--who understands that the government only values certain lives, certain deaths--always buries them himself. One day, though, he...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hogarth 2022

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Jennings

Lefteri, Christy

Summary: "Nuri is a beekeeper; his wife, Afra, an artist. They live a simple life, rich in family and friends, in the beautiful Syrian city of Aleppo--until the unthinkable happens. When all they care for is destroyed by war, they are forced to escape. But what Afra has seen is so terrible she has gone blind, and so they must embark on a perilous journey through Turkey and Greece towards an uncertain...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Lefteri

Abawi, Atia

Summary: After their home in Syria is bombed, Tareq, his father, and his younger sister seek refuge, first with extended family in Raqqa, a stronghold for the militant group, Daesh, and then abroad.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: Y FICTION Abawi

Hamid, Mohsin

Summary: "From the internationally bestselling author of The Reluctant Fundamentalist and How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia, a love story that unfolds in a world being irrevocably transformed by migration. In a country teetering on the brink of civil war, two young people meet--sensual, fiercely independent Nadia and gentle, restrained Saeed. They embark on a furtive love affair, thrust into...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Hamid

Russell, Mary Doria 1950-

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Russe

Torres Sanchez, Jenny

Summary: Pulga has his dreams. Chico has his grief. Pequeña has her pride. And these three teens have one another. But, none of them have illusions about the town they've grown up in and the dangers that surround them. Even with the love of family, threats lurk around every corner. And when those threats become all too real, the trio knows they have no choice but to run: from their country, from their...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: Y FICTION Torressanchez

Diamant, Anita.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Diam

Nguyen, Viet Thanh

Summary: "The astonishing sequel to The Sympathizer, winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in Fiction, The Committed follows the "man of two minds" as he comes to Paris as a refugee. There he and his blood brother Bon try to escape their pasts and prepare for their futures by turning their hands to capitalism in one of its purest forms: drug dealing. No longer in physical danger, but still inwardly tortured...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2021

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Nguyen

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