The Turtle of Oman, Naomi Shihab Nye
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The Turtle of Oman

Author: Naomi Shihab Nye

Narrator: Peter Ganim

Unabridged: 4 hr 12 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Harper Audio

Published: 08/26/2014

Genre: Children & Young Adults Fiction - Social Issues - Emigration & Immigration

Ages: 12 - 13

Synopsis

Here are some things Aref loves about his home. Mish-Mish, his cat The dunes in the desert His friends Diram and Sulima Fresh apricots Crispy fish served in baskets His grandfather, Sidi His excellent rock collection The turtles of OmanAref does not want to move to Michigan. He's sure the kids there won't like him. Also, he has everything he needs right where he is! But Sidi has another point of view. Sidi says Aref will go and come back. Just like a falcon or the turtles of Oman, he'll travel far and make his way home to Muscat.So Aref sets out to say good-bye to everything he loves. Good-bye to Mish-Mish, Diram, Sulima, dunes, Sidi . . . But how can he stand it?

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