What is JacketFlap

  • JacketFlap connects you to the work of more than 200,000 authors, illustrators, publishers and other creators of books for Children and Young Adults. The site is updated daily with information about every book, author, illustrator, and publisher in the children's / young adult book industry. Members include published authors and illustrators, librarians, agents, editors, publicists, booksellers, publishers and fans.
    Join now (it's free).

Book Creators

Upcoming Events

  • None

Recent Blog Posts

These are the most recent 10 blog posts about Out of Iraq: Refugees' Stories in Words, Paintings and Music in JacketFlap's Children's Publishing Blog Reader



Book Awards

Editorial Reviews

JacketFlap Sponsors

Spread the word about books.
Put this Widget on your blog!
  • Powered by JacketFlap.com

Are you a book Publisher?
Learn about Widgets now!

Out of Iraq: Refugees' Stories in Words, Paintings and Music

Book Description
"Somehow she has managed to write a book that is both emotional and complex, but one that children are draw to. . . . This is an important book. It gives us all a better understanding of the lives of refugees and, with that, a better understanding of the world in general." -UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie Since 2006, hundreds of thousands of Iraqi refugees have fled to other c... More
Book Information
PublisherEvans Brothers, Ltd.
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages70
Publication Date07/09/2010
The Creators
About Sybella Wilkes (Author) : As Public Information Officer for the UN Refugee Agency in Syria I am responsible for communication and information about Iraqi refugees living in the region. My first book, One Day We Had to Run, p... more
View Sybella Wilkes' profile

About Angelina Jolie (Foreword) : Angelina Jolie is credited in . A published credit of Angelina Jolie is Out of Iraq.
View Angelina Jolie's profile
You must be a member of JacketFlap to add a video to this page. Please Log In or Register.
Reader Comments
3/4/2010 Sybella Wilkes Moumtzis tagged as: I wrote

Add your reply to Sybella       

Log In or Register to leave a comment about this book.

Amazon US Reviews
Write a review on Amazon.com for this book
Amazon UK Reviews
Write a review on Amazon.co.uk for this book
Barnes & Noble Reviews
Write a review on Barnes & Noble for this book
Goodreads Reviews
Write a review on Goodreads for this book