The Reading Tub: "Hope, courage, and perseverance for readers of all ages."

Award-winning author Kao Kalia Yang delivers an inspiring tale of resourceful children confronting adversaries in a refugee campA story of hope, courage, and perseverance for readers of all ages. Yang's story will open windows into cultures and history that is beautiful and inspiring. . . . The communist takeover of the government of Laos is not one that is widely known - or discussed - in history classes. Yang Warriors, however, may pique your readers' interest in learning more about the Ban Vinai refugee camp and what life was like there.

Article at The Reading Tub.

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