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Asylum Seekers: Hope and Disappointment on the Border

Asylum Seekers: Hope and Disappointment on the Border 

Price: $43.93
S&L Price: $32.95
ISBN: 978-1-6782-0324-5
Format: Hardcover
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Author: Patricia Sutton
Publication Date: 2023
Number of Pages: 64
Dewey Code: 616.85/84
Lexile: 1000-1400
Interest Grade Level: 6-12
Reading Grade Level: 6-12

Individuals who are persecuted or endure gang and gender-based violence in their home countries face a difficult decision?tay or leave. Asylum seekers travel through dangerous conditions to the US-Mexico border in hopes of finding safety and refuge. This title examines how current events, political policies, and a global pandemic have made the asylum process more difficult. Personal stories of those on the journey help readers understand the people who seek asylum at the southern border.