The first reason why we liked this book, is we all felt like we could be a good friend to someone else.
This book deals with the concepts of friendship, hardship, sharing, and the reality of life for some children in the world.
A thoughtful yet serious picturebook, highly recommended for children's public library and personal collections.
I was hoping it would be a little more in depth for tweens. The story is geared for younger children, which is fine, but I wish there would have been an age group mentioned in the... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Betty Patton
This is a touching story of two girls in a refugee camp and how they shared a pair of sandals. I use this book in training adults to work with refugees. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Sarabeth T. Rushmore
How many refugee children in the world today are without access to education in temporary camps or shelters? More than I could imagine most likely. Read morePublished 12 months ago by MB Mom
I found this book on the 'I am your neighbor' book list. It is a simple story about 2 girls in a refugee camp waiting for resettlement. Read morePublished 13 months ago by World peace
This is a beautifully illustrated children's story about generosity of spirit amidst dreadful misfortune and poverty. Read morePublished 15 months ago by D. Lewis
This title has nothing to do with the story, but I used it because I find this book a treasure! It tells the story of two preteen girls living in a refugee camp in Pakistan. Read morePublished on February 27, 2013 by Barbara Ann Mojica
We are a 1st grade class at Francis Wakeland Elemantary School of International Studies. Our class loved this book, "Four Feet, Two Sandals", because it teaches young children to... Read morePublished on January 11, 2012 by WES 1
This book would be a great conversation starter in the classroom. It is simplistic and sweet but would provide an invaluable tool for introducing South West Asia. Read morePublished on July 14, 2011 by Surplus Sunshine
The two main characters, Lina and Feroza, are two young girls from Afghanistan living in a refugee camp in Pakistan. Read morePublished on July 13, 2011 by Bethany L. Scullin-Miller