2 edition of Dangerous Journey found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||March 31, 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 81 p. :|
|Number of Pages||54|
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Their mother had set up a network of family members and strangers to take them in along the way. There, they would wait for the U. Selam grew more desperate to get her children out of Eritrea.
The school year start may be a delight or dismay to millions of kids around the globe. Paid smugglers Dangerous Journey helping them sneak across the border into the neighboring country of Sudan see map below. In a split second, she made the most painful decision of her life: She left 20-month-old Selihom and her brother behind. The Eritrean government often punishes the families of people who have fled the country.
They can be jailed for Dangerous Journey out against the government. The girl, Selihom Kidane SEL-ee-hohm kid-AH-nuhand her 10-year-old brother, Yafiet yah-FETwere crossing a dusty desert on foot. During the blazing-hot days, the brother and sister hid. She put a plan in place. Life in that country is a struggle. The solution might seem straightforward: build roads and bridges, buy buses and hire a driver.
A year and a half after leaving their home in Eritrea, they arrived in the United States. No matter what, Yafiet knew his future would be grim if he stayed.
The men had orders to shoot on sight. The girl, Selihom Kidane SEL-ee-hohm kid-AH-nuhand her 10-year-old brother, Yafiet yah-FETwere crossing a dusty desert on foot. They were trying to escape from their home country of Eritrea ehr-ih-TREE-uhin Africa.