New PDF release: Cambodian Dancer: Sophany's Gift of Hope

By Daryn Reicherter,Christy Hale,Bophal Penh

**Winner of the Moonbeam kid's publication Award Silver Medal for Non-Fiction —Picture Book**

This fantastically illustrated kid's booklet tells the tale of a bit Cambodian woman pressured to depart her previous international in the back of and discover a new domestic in America.

In transparent yet easy language and bright illustrations, this Cambodian kid's tale communicates a feeling of the enjoyment, unhappiness, injustice and triumph that lives on in younger Cambodian americans. It exhibits that it really is attainable to beat nice hassle, and unmarried determination can do a lot to heal one's self and others.

The Cambodian Dancer is the real tale of a Cambodian refugee—a dancer and teacher—who equipped a existence within the US after fleeing the Khmer Rouge. She turned a counselor to different Cambodian refugees and created a faculty of dance for kids. Her reward of desire was once to coach youngsters within the Cambodian group the normal dances of Cambodia in order that teenagers becoming up distant from the land in their ancestors could find out about their culture.

Show description

Read Online or Download Cambodian Dancer: Sophany's Gift of Hope PDF

Similar children's nonfiction people & places books

New PDF release: Amelia Earhart: Aviation Pioneer (Our People)

Introduces the lifestyles, accomplishments, and mysterious disappearance of woman aviation pioneer, Amelia Earhardt.

Download PDF by Jeanette Winter: The Librarian of Basra: A True Story from Iraq

"In the Koran, first thing God acknowledged to Muhammad was once 'Read. '"* --Alia Muhammad Baker Alia Muhammad Baker is a librarian in Basra, Iraq. For fourteen years, her library has been a gathering position if you happen to love books. beforehand. Now battle has come, and Alia fears that the library--along with the thirty thousand books inside it--will be destroyed endlessly.

Abraham Lincoln (Presidents of the U.S.A.) by Sarah Hansen PDF

An intensive, illustrated biography discussing the youth, profession, kin, and time period of Abraham Lincoln, 16th president of the United States.

Download PDF by Tamra Orr: Cuban Heritage (21st Century Junior Library: Celebrating

Cuban background within the Celebrating variety in My lecture room sequence explores the geography, languages, religions, nutrients, and tradition of Cuba in a enjoyable age-appropriate method. scholars with Cuban background are an important and critical a part of the material of the US and this publication is helping foster empathy in all scholars and a multi-cultural neighborhood within the school room.

Extra info for Cambodian Dancer: Sophany's Gift of Hope

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Cambodian Dancer: Sophany's Gift of Hope by Daryn Reicherter,Christy Hale,Bophal Penh

by Robert

Rated 4.68 of 5 – based on 46 votes