July 26, 2017. Raleigh, North Carolina.
Rachael Borowy and Ryan Smith of the US Committee for Refugees and Immigrants spoke to the crowd before Alan Gratz's author's talk.
Author Alan Gratz spoke about and signed his new book "Refugee" at Quail Ridge Books. The young adult fiction novel contrasts the stories of three refugees from different time periods, a Jewish boy in 1930's Germany , a Cuban girl in 1994 and a Syrian boy in 2015.