Of Beetles And Angels: A Boy's Remarkable Journey From A Refugee Camp To Harvard
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Author: Mawi Asgedom
An autobiography of a boy who, at the age of three, fled civil war in Ethiopia by walking with his mother and brother to a Sudanese refugee camp, and later moved to Chicago and earned a scholarship to Harvard University. Includes recipes and discussion questions. Searching for a remarkable children's book? Of Beetles And Angels: A Boy's Remarkable : a boy's remarkable journey from a refugee camp to Harvard is a fantastic children's book. Written by Mawi Asgedom and the publisher is Little, Brown Books for Young Readers. It went on sale sometime in 2002. At the library the reference number is E184.E74 M39 2002. This is the 1st pbk. ed. is 192 pages long and it has illustrations, click on the hyperlink below.
- Number of Pages: 192
- English (Unknown)
- English (Original Language)
- English (Published)
Now in a paperback edition, this acclaimed memoir tells the unforgettable story of a young boy's journey from a refugee camp in Sudan to Chicago, exactly where his family survived on welfare. Mawi followed his father's advice to"treat people. Updated with 14 black-and-white photos and a new epilogue. as though they were angels sent from heaven,"and realized his dream of a full-tuition scholarship to Harvard University.
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