Meltem's Journey: A Refugee Diary
London, England: Frances Lincoln Children's Books
2010, 28 pages
This resource follows a Kurdish family from Eastern Turkey. Thirteen-year-old Meltem tells the story of his Kurdish family's journey to the U.K. from Eastern Turkey, and the harrowing months waiting to find out if they can stay in Britain. This book is the fourth in the Refugee Diaries series, which includes Gervelie's Journey (Congo), Mohammed's Journey (Iraq) and Hamzat's Journey (Chechnya). (Description from source)
Recommended for ages 7-10.
This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.