I'm an Immigrant Too!
I'm an Immigrant Too!

I'm an Immigrant Too!

Written by Mem Fox & illustrated by Ronojoy Ghosh
0 - 8
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Oct 23, 2018
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From beloved Australian author Mem Fox comes a timely picture book about how all of our lives are enriched by the vibrant cultural diversity immigrants bring to their new communities. What journeys we have travelled, from countries near and far! Together now, we live in peace, beneath the Southern Star. Inspired by the plight of immigrants around the world, Mem Fox was moved to write this lyrical and rhyming exploration of the myriad ways immigrants have enriched her home country of Australia. Young readers everywhere will see themselves—and their friends and neighbors—in this powerful and moving picture book.

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immigration and emigrationculturethe worldfamilymulticulturalAustraliasocial themescitizenshiptolerance

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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    October 23, 2018
    Beach Lane Books
    Page Count
    Reading Age
    0 - 8 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    Lexile® Level
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