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When stars are scattered / Victoria Jamieson and Omar Mohamed ; color by Iman Geddy.

Jamieson, Victoria,(author,, illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 63 of 89 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Swayzee Public Library.

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3 current holds with 89 total copies.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525553915
  • ISBN: 0525553916
  • ISBN: 9780525553908
  • ISBN: 0525553908
  • ISBN: 9780605020641
  • Physical Description: 256 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This book is a work of fiction based on true events. It reflects the author's present recollections of experiences over time. Some names and characteristics have been changed or invented, some events have been compressed, and dialogue has been re-created." -- title page verso.
Summary, etc.:
"Omar and his younger brother Hassan live in a refugee camp, and when an opportunity for Omar to get an education comes along, he must decide between going to school every day or caring for his nonverbal brother in this intimate and touching portrayal of family and daily life in a refugee camp."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 9-12. Dial Books for Young Readers.
Grades 4-6. Dial Books for Young Readers.
GN530L Lexile
Decoding demand: 93 (very high) Semantic demand: 100 (very high) Syntactic demand: 74 (high) Structure demand: 85 (very high) Lexile
Awards Note:
Nominee: Young Hoosier Book Award, 2022-2023: Middle grades (6-8)
Subject: Mohamed, Omar (Social worker) > Childhood and youth > Juvenile literature.
Mohamed, Omar (Social worker) > Childhood and youth > Comic books, strips, etc.
Refugees > Somalia > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Refugees > Somalia > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Refugees > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Refugees > United States > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Refugee camps > Kenya > Juvenile literature.
Refugee camps > Kenya > Comic books, strips, etc.
Brothers > Juvenile literature.
Brothers > Comic books, strips, etc.
Mohamed, Omar (Social worker) > Cartoons and comics.
Refugees > Cartoons and comics.
Refugee camps > Cartoons and comics.
Brothers > Cartoons and comics.
Cartoons and comics.
Genre: Graphic novels.

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