School Preorder Form

This year Kent Middle School students will participate in an All School Read of the book Refugee by Alan Gratz, culminating with a visit from the author on Monday, May 13th.

All students will read the book, which they can find through the school or public libraries. Alternatively, a copy of Refugee can purchased from Book Passage below. If you have the means, please consider donating a copy to the school library and we can pass it to another student. A percentage of order form sales of these books will benefit the school.

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INSTRUCTIONS: Add the books you wish to purchase to your cart. In the comment field at checkout, please be sure to include:

  • name of your student
  • age of your student
  • school your student attends

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ABOUT REFUGEE:
A tour de force from acclaimed author Alan Gratz (Prisoner B-3087), this timely and powerful novel tells the story of three different children seeking refuge. All three kids go on harrowing journeys in search of refuge. All will face unimaginable dangers, from drownings to bombings to betrayals. But there is always the hope of tomorrow. And although Josef, Isabel, and Mahmoud are separated by continents and decades, shocking connections will tie their stories together in the end.

AUTHOR BIO:
Alan Gratz is the New York Times bestselling author of several books for young readers, including Refugee; Projekt 1065, a Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2016; Prisoner B-3087, a Junior Library Guild selection that was named to YALSA’s 2014 Best Fiction for Young Adults list; and Code of Honor, a YALSA 2016 Quick Pick.

Refugee Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780545880831
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - July 25th, 2017

A New York Times bestseller!

JOSEF is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world . . .

ISABEL is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing her country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety in America . . .