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Leaving Home

Leaving Home
presented at the "Family, Youth, and Literature" Allerton Conference, October 20, 2006
by Hazel Rochman Contributing Editor, Booklist

Erdrich, Louise The Game of Silence [Interview Erdrich BKL Ap 1 99]

Carlson, Lori Marie Moccasin Thunder: American Indian Stories for Today

Carvell, Marlene Sweetgrass Basket

Lester, Julius. From Slave Ship to Freedom Road. The Old African.

Mandela, Nelson Long Walk to Freedom

Tobar, Héctor Translation Nation

An Na A Step from Heaven [Booklist Mr. 15 ‘02]

Woodson, Jacqueline Coming on Home Soon. Illus. E.B.Lewis [BKL Fe 1 05]

Cofer, Judith Ortiz An Island Like You: Stories of the Barrio

Osa, Nancy Cuba 15

Park, Linda Sue A Single Shard

Hearne, Betsy Seven Brave Women

Auch, Mary Ashes of Roses

Hazen, Barbara Shook Katie’s Wish Illus. Emily Arnold McCully

Say, Allen Grandfather’s Journey

Harrington, Janice Going North. Illus. Jerome Lagarrigue

Lawrence, Jacob The Great Migration

Rochman & McCampbell, ed. Leaving Home

Jiménez, Francisco The Circuit

Jaramillo, Ann La Linea

Budhos, Marina. Ask Me No Questions

Nye, Naomi Shihab 19 Varieties of Gazelle. Sitti’s Secrets.

Raven, Margaret Night Boat to Freedom. Illus. E.B. Lewis

McCormick, Patricia Sold [BKL Se 15 06]

Jansen, Hanna Over a Thousand Hills I Walk With You [Bk Links Se 06]

Kadohata, Cynthia Kira-Kira

Sachs, Marilyn Lost in America

Yee, Paul Dead Man’s Gold, and Other Stories

Maharaj, Mac Mandela: the Authorized Portrait