THE BOOK THIEF (2013): While subjected to the horrors of World War II Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. In the basement of her home, a Jewish refugee is being sheltered by her adoptive parents.
April 1937-Flood refugee family in tent at Tent City near Shawneetown, Illinois. "Is that a toy motorcycle on the floor to the mother's right? The youngest has a doll. And mother saved her sewing machine (a major investment and a tool for further savings by making things). Today, after the family members, what would we save? Photo albums? Computer disks with photos?" Photo by Russell Lee
This is a portrait of laiba Hazrat, age 6. Iaiba is an Afghan refugee (was forced to leave their home). Write about the feelings this portrait gives you. Be sure to explain what parts of this photograph make you feel that emotion.