A little girl and her mother have fled their homeland, making the long and treacherous journey to find a new place to call home.
Stories About Resilience, Learning About Immigration and Displacement, Gentle Stories About Human Spirit, Comforting Messages About Family and Love
Topics and Themes:
War, Immigration, Discrimination, Family
A brave little girl and her mother escape a war-torn land.
On the difficult sea voyage there is little to eat, but there is abundant love and caring. Her adopted country offers a safe place to live, a new school, and supportive friends. There are also hurtful labels, flashbacks, and the ever-present ache of a missing father. Over time there's a new job for her mother, time for play, music―even dancing!―and hope for the future.
Timely, powerful and moving, Out celebrates the resilience of the human spirit in the darkest times, and the many paths people take to build a new life.