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Land of Permanent Goodbyes Book Review cover

Book Review: A Land of Permanent Goodbyes

A Land of Permanent Goodbyes by Atia Abawi   Tareq’s life is hustle and bustle in Syria. He goes to school, comes home to care for his twin baby brothers, and listens to his grandmother’s stories. But in a single moment, a bomb strikes and his world comes crashing down around him. Tareq and his little sister survive and travel…

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Reading the World Challenge - Read my growing list of titles and recommendations as I try to read a book from every country in the world. (blog post at teachnouvelle.com)

Reading the World Challenge

Hello, friends! I’m here today to announce a big dream: I want to read the world. I plan to read a book from every country in the world, and record my progress here. I believe that, as a teacher, I need to read widely and often, and be able to introduce students to works and worldviews they haven’t experienced yet.…

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