New children’s novel brings refugee crisis to the classroom

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    Onjali Q Rauf has spent the past three years helping families in the refugee camps of northern France.

    Now she wants to help nine-year-olds understand the refugee crisis in the classroom. Her first book, The Boy At The Back Of The Class, follows a refugee boy as he tries to fit in to British school life.

    Video journalist: Alex Stanger

    View the original article: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-45606558

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-45606558

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