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Fiction Ages 12+
Pages: 304
Themes: poetry, award winning, Governor General's Award, mystery, teenagers
Publisher: Coteau Books
Pub Date: 30/Jul/2019
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In Vancouver International Airport, Ms. Nelson and Brittany, a teacher and student returning from a trip abroad, notice a young man alone, bewildered by his surroundings and unable to speak English. They take the boy to the airport authorities but are soon shocked to discover that he has been detained and might be deported.

Brittany lights up social media and the community to fight the injustice, and drags her friends and the local minister into a plan to release the refugee.

But their efforts must go beyond bake sales. Human smugglers also want to get the boy and will stop at nothing to get him back.

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