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The boy at the back of the class

The boy at the back of the class

Rauf, Onjali Q., author

There used to be an empty chair at the back of my class, but now a new boy called Ahmet is sitting in it. He's eight years old (just like me), but he's very strange. He never talks and never smiles and doesn't like sweets - not even lemon sherbets, which are my favourite! But the truth is, Ahmet really isn't very strange at all. He's a refugee who's run away from a war. A real one. With bombs and fires and bullies that hurt people. And the more I find out about him, the more I want to be his friend. That's where my best friends Josie, Michael and Tom come in. Because you see, together we've come up with a plan

Paperback, Book. English. General. Fiction 9+. Children's stories.
Published London: Orion Children's Books, 2018
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Statement of responsibility: Onjali Q. Rauf
ISBN: 1510105018, 9781510105010
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 256 pages ; 20 cm
Subject: Refugees Juvenile fiction.