A Thirst for Home: A Story of Water Across the Worldby Christine Ieronimo
(From Walker.) Based on true events, this story follows Alemitu, a young Ethiopian girl who is placed in an orphanage when her mother can no longer care for her. Alemitu is adopted by an American family, is renamed Eva, and soon learns that although life is much better in America, she can never forget about her family or upbringing in Ethiopia.
4 - 8 years