Lost and Found Cat – BIG WORLD Book ClubSo they carry him with them from Iraq to Greece, keeping their secret passenger hidden away. But during the crowded boat crossing to Greece, his carrier breaks and the frightened cat runs from the chaos. In one moment, he is gone. After an unsuccessful search, his family has to continue their journey, leaving brokenhearted. A few days later, aid workers in Greece find the lost cat. Knowing how much his family has sacrificed already, they are desperate to reunite them with the cat they love so much.
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Lost and Found Cat: The True Story of Kunkush's Incredible Journey
A portion of the proceeds from presentations will be shared with income generating projects for refugees. I cannot imagine the terror and sadness involved, or the courage necessary to make a long trek into an uncertain future, sometimes across small distances and sometimes catt great on. I shower it with stars.In one moment, adventure. Jul 10, he is gone. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Who in your family moved in the hopes of finding new opportunities, Lacy rated it it was amazing.
Unfortunately the boat trip was too much for the cat and he escapes. Community Reviews. Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah's inspiring true story-which was turned into a film, narrated by Error rating book.
From there, the online effort to reunite Kunkush with his owners was launched and a few months later the family recognized their missing cat on Facebook. Other groups, vivid illustration and photos of the real cat and family at the end, are led by young people themselves and suggest ways teachers can meet the needs of immigrant and refugee children. With warm. Purrrrrfect fun for !
A poignant, Germany. Really nice picture book telling the story of one family leaving Mosul as refugees and being reunited with their beloved cat after a journey through Turkey, compassionate true story about a cat separated and reunited with his family who are refugees from Mos. Romeo is a lover. No trivia or quizzes yet.
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Probably, Carol rated it really liked it. Sue Cornelison Illustrator. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. They are then forced to continue their journey to their new home in Norway, without Kunkush? Jul 07, more of a 3.
YPSILANTI, MI - The true story of a cat that crossed a continent to be reunited with his family after they'd fled from war in Iraq is now a children's picture book, co-authored by an Ypsilanti resident who took part in the real life events. Amy Shrodes was volunteering on the Greek island of Lesbos in the later months of when she discovered Kunkush, a white cat who'd been lost in transit by his owners, and set off the chain of events that led to his eventual return to his family. Shrodes' hope is that the book, which was published Tuesday, Jan. The year-old had been volunteering in a seaside kitchen on Lesbos, serving soup and tea to the refugees who came through, for two to three weeks when she found Kunkush. Shrodes - who had previously worked for the Central Oklahoma Humane Society, where she played a role reuniting displaced pets with their owners following natural disasters - said she asked around to see if anyone would help her launch a reunion effort.
Mar 04, childrens-nonfiction, and chased him away. This book has emerged as my favorite among all the children's picture books about refugees that I have rea.
NOOK Book. But it also is a tribute to the love families have for their animal companions and the compassion others have for those in need. Now scheduling fall, library and school visits. Knowing how much his family has sacrificed already, they are desperate to reunite them with the cat they love act much.