There’s a ship down at the dock and there are places for a few, but not many.
If you have enough money and know the right people, you might get a ticket.

Or you might not.

     Close to the Wind is a refugee fable for troubled times.


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Nominated for the Carnegie Medal


Published in the US by Scholastic & in Germany by Konigskinder/Carlsen

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