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Call Me American: The Extraordinary True Story of a Young Somali Immigrant

Call Me American: The Extraordinary True Story of a Young Somali Immigrant

by Abdi Nor Iftin, Max Alexander

Publishers: Delacorte, Random House, 2020
Pages: 255
ISBN: 9781984897114

CCBC Age Recommendation: Age 12 and older

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 305 Iftin

When I Get Older: The Story Behind "Wavin' Flag"

When I Get Older: The Story Behind "Wavin' Flag"

by K'naan
Illustrated by Rudy Gutierrez

Publisher: Tundra, 2012
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781770493025

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 7-10

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 782 K'naan

When Stars Are Scattered

When Stars Are Scattered

by Victoria Jamieson, Omar Mohamed
Illustrated by Victoria Jamieson

Publishers: Dial, Penguin Random House, 2020
Pages: 256
ISBN: 9780525553908

CCBC Age Recommendation: Ages 9-13

CCBC Location: Non-Fiction, 741.5 Jamieson

Where I Belong

Where I Belong

by Gillian Cross

Publisher: Holiday House, 2011
Pages: 245
ISBN: 9780823423323

CCBC Age Recommendation: Age 13 and older

CCBC Location: Fiction, Cross