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Author Creager, Ellen, author.

Title Life as a Somali American / Ellen Creager.

Publication Info. New York : PowerKids Press, 2018.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Harvard Diggins Lib Juvenile Non-Fiction - HRLY-11  J304.8 CRE    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  J 973.049 CRE (EASY READING)    AVAILABLE
 Wilmington PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - WLBB-2  J 304.8 CRE    AVAILABLE
Description 32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series One nation for all: immigrants in the United States
One nation for all: immigrants in the United States.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary In 2017, Ilhan Omar began her term in the Minnesota House of Representatives and became the first Somali-American, Muslim woman legislator in the United States. This timely book celebrates groundbreaking accomplishments of Somali Americans such as Omar, introduces readers to key points in Somalia's modern history, and provides context for current events in the United States and around the world. Readers will develop greater cultural awareness and sensitivity as they learn about complex issues that affect many Somali Americans today. They'll also explore the unique, vivid, and enriching ways Somali immigrants bring their culture to the United States. Fact boxes highlight interesting topics, while illuminating photographs bring issues into focus, ensuring this book is engaging and accessible.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.1 0.5 194475.
Subject Immigrants -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Somali Americans -- Juvenile literature.
Immigrants. (OCoLC)fst00967712
Somali Americans. (OCoLC)fst01125701
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
United States.
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 9781538322468 (hardcover)
1538322463 (hardcover)
9781538323427 (paperback)
1538323427 (paperback)
9781538323434 (6 pack)
1538323435 (6 pack)

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