EL REFUGI DEL TAREK
(El Vaixell de Vapor, Cruïlla, 2018)
Illustrated by: Bruno Hidalgo
Atrapallibres Award 2020
Literary style: narrative
Tags: refugee, obesity, gay parenthood, geography, empathy
Recommended for: primary school, secondary school
Ariadna hides in her mother’s truck and embarks on a journey to the other side of Europe. The days of living together will improve the relationship between mother and daughter. But the journey will also make them discover the drama of the refugees when they find Tarek, a Syrian boy fleeing the war and also hiding in the truck.
Continue with On vas, Tarek?.
What readers say
«It makes you think, it excites you and it doesn’t leave you indifferent.»
Mar Font, teacher and writer.