TRCA Book 2: The Unwanted written and illustrated by Dan Brown

Monday, March 2, 2020

Each week – until March 30th – we’re featuring one of the 5 TRCA books. With a mix of fiction, non-fiction, graphic and traditional novels these picks are your #5ReasontoRead2020!

The Unwanted written and illustrated by Dan Brown

“I can’t go back, I won’t go back, I won’t let them take me back.” Follow the journeys of Syrian refugees as they leave their country in search of peace.

This book has received the following accolades:

  • Sibert Honor Medalist
  • New York Public Library Best Of 2018
  • The Horn Book's Fanfare list 2018 
  • Kirkus Best Books of 2018
  • YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Winner

Check out this book and the rest of the 5 Reasons to Read at your CCRCE library today!

Share your thoughts with the CCRCE community by using the hashtag #5ReasonstoRead2020 and make sure you VOTE for your favourite books on the Teen Reader's Choice Award blog!