When her mom gets a big promotion, Meskerem must leave her beloved home and start school in a new town far away. As if that’s not bad enough, now she’s the only kid of color in the entire fifth grade! Will she ever fit in and make friends?
Ages 9+
Pages 48
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group

Average Rating

59 Reviews

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Interesting Story!

Review by Jane

I liked this book because the plot was interesting, and it was about something that I have never really thought about before.

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Too Far From Home

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Too Far From Home

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Review by Bookworm96

This is a beautiful book. It makes you really feel and understand the characters. I wish it was longer.

Mar 02, 2021 07:32 PM
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too far from home

Review by eris123


Feb 11, 2021 09:27 AM
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This book is great

Review by bobbysaxophone

I loved this book and the connection to both Jewish and Black lives. For me, this book was a quick read but still super interesting!

Feb 10, 2021 02:17 PM
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Good Book

Review by applepail10

It was a very realistic book some people feel this way but it was a very good book

Feb 09, 2021 10:40 AM
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Review by Kittycat0205


Jan 28, 2021 10:57 AM