Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Pena
One Sunday on the way home from church, CJ begins to ask his grandma a lot of questions. Grandma’s answers led him to be thankful for the many things around them.
Absolutely Almost by Lisa Graff
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A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park
When the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in Sudan.