The ArrivalBook - 2006
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multcolib Feb 01, 2018
A wordless graphic novel that captures the displacement and awe with which immigrants respond to their new surroundings.
Author uses his imagination to depict what it is like to adapt to a new country, culture and language.
A wordless look at emigrating to a strange new place and the power of both loneliness and connection.
multcolib Nov 25, 2014
Imagine immigrating to a new place - bewildering and new - longing for family left behind and exploring life in a new world. Tan packs meaning into this wordless story which can be enjoyed by a wide range of ages, together or alone. - Lisa W.
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A wordless story full of fanciful locations and astonishing animals, that manages to tell a very real world immigrant's tale. An excellent tool for teaching visual literacy, and a deeply heartwarming and human narrative of adapting to a new life.
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