A school says to a refugee child, "You have somewhere to go each day. You have someone who believes you can learn and who makes you sit up straight. You have an important job to do with your life and you are worth someone's time to see that you do it."
Author of over twenty books for young people
Deborah Ellis is the author of over twenty books for young people, generally on the topic of children and war. Her latest book, The Cat At The Wall, is about children in Israel and Palestine. She lives in Simcoe, Ontario.
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