I lead book club discussions with English language learners. Today I’m beginning to post images from books we read along with a taste of our discussions. Italian emigrants, 1900, say good-bye to Grandmother who remains behind, and calling, “You’ll eat the food there and forget your home.”*
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I came upon this article in the Guardian. It was composed by the British children’s book writer, Sita Brahmachari, the daughter of a British nurse and a father who came to England from Kolkata. She was responding to Great Britain’s vote to leave the EU.
If You Knew Him, Please Write Me* By Terry Farish Reprinted from School Library Journal/ November 1988 Novels provide clues for children and teens about the war in Vietnam. ______________________________________________________ *message left beside a name on the Vietnam Memorial, Washington D.C.