When Stars Are Scattered

Jacket art for graphic novel When Stars Are Scattered

  • Contributors: Victoria Jamieson and Omar Mohamed ; color by Iman Geddy.
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  • Summary: Omar and his younger brother Hassan live in a refugee camp, and when an opportunity for Omar to get an education comes along, he must decide between going to school every day or caring for his nonverbal brother in this intimate and touching portrayal of family and daily life in a refugee camp
  • Awards/Recognition:
    • National Book Awards Finalist for Young People‚Äôs Literature, 2020
    • No additional awards known of as of 10/1/2020. Please contact this project's researchers if you are aware of an award not listed.


  • Number of Pages: 256
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  • Publication Year: 2020
  • Publisher: Dial Books for Young Readers
  • ISBN: 9780525553915

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