Julia lichtblau reviews alpha abidjan to paris african migrants to europe follow less familiar terrain for american readers its worth starting the book by flipping to the map at the back drawn in barrouxs loose style thick marker lines over wash to grasp the distances between the way stations on the migrants journey. Unable to secure a visa to paris despite his grandfathers world war ii service for france alpha coulibaly an impoverished cabinet maker leaves cte divoire to join his wife and son they left for paris two months prior and have not been heard from since alpha faces a bleak future if he stays. Alpha leaves abidjan the capital of the ivory coast to search for his wife and son who went to paris he has not heard anything from them and leaves to find his wife i learned about this remarkable book from the guardian newspaper and immediately ordered it from the uk. Get this from a library alpha abidjan to paris bessora barroux sarah ardizzone determined to reunite with his family alpha sets off from his home in cote divoire bound for paris where his sister in law has a hair salon near the gare du nord train station alphas wife and . The reason for alpha a migrants harrowing journey to follow his wife and son to paris from cte divoire unfolds in an illustrated narrative that reveals the difficult existences of african
How it works:
1. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account.
2. Download as many books as you like ( Personal use )
3. No Commitment. Cancel anytime.
4. Join Over 100.000 Happy Readers.
5. That's it. What you waiting for? Sign Up and Get Your Books.