Looks Like Daylight Voices of Indigenous Kids Download a sample   After her critically acclaimed books of interviews with Afghan, Iraqi, Israeli and Palestinian children, Deborah Ellis turns her attention closer to home. For two years she traveled across the United States and Canada interviewing Indigenous youth. The result is a compelling collection of interviews with children aged nine to eighteen. They come from all over the continent, from Iqaluit to Texas, Haida Gwaii to North Carolina, and their stories run the gamut — some heartbreaking; many others full of pride and hope.  All royalties from the sale of this book will go to the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society, which does incredible work to support Native youth in foster care.

Looks Like Daylight

Voices of Indigenous Kids

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After her critically acclaimed books of interviews with Afghan, Iraqi, Israeli and Palestinian children, Deborah Ellis turns her attention closer to home. For two years she traveled across the United States and Canada interviewing Indigenous youth. The result is a compelling collection of interviews with children aged nine to eighteen. They come from all over the continent, from Iqaluit to Texas, Haida Gwaii to North Carolina, and their stories run the gamut — some heartbreaking; many others full of pride and hope. 

All royalties from the sale of this book will go to the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society, which does incredible work to support Native youth in foster care.

Kids of Kabul Joint winner of the South Asia Book Award, longlisted for the Children’s Literature Roundtables of Canada Information Book Award, selected for the IRA Notable Books for a Global Society List, the Bank Street College of Education’s Best Children’s Books of the Year, the USBBY Outstanding International Books List, and the CCBC Choices List.

Kids of Kabul

Joint winner of the South Asia Book Award, longlisted for the Childrens Literature Roundtables of Canada Information Book Award, selected for the IRA Notable Books for a Global Society List, the Bank Street College of Educations Best Children’s Books of the Year, the USBBY Outstanding International Books List, and the CCBC Choices List.