Reading List: Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story
Persephone Theatre is pleased to partner with Turning the Tide Bookstore to create book lists for our performances.
Lists will be curated by the Turning the Tide staff, to act as a supplement to what you see on our stage. They will help to expand your knowledge about the themes, history and information within our productions.
All the books on the list are available for purchase through the Turning the Tide website: turning.ca.
The following books are chosen for Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story Created by Hannah Moscovitch, Ben Caplan, & Christian Barry
List curated by Tracey Mitchell.
All titles below are 20% to 50% off during the run of the show only!
Homes: A Refugee Story
by Abu Bakr al Rabeeah & Winnie Yeung
Those We Throw Away Are Diamonds: A Refugee’s Search for Home
by Mondiant Dogon with Jenna Krajeski
The Kitchen without Borders: Recipes and Stories from Immigrants and Refugees
by The Eat Offbeat Chefs
The Escape Artist: The Man Who Broke Out of Auschwitz to Warn the World
by Jonathan Freedland
The Boat People
by Sharon Bala
What Strange Paradise
by Omar El Akkad
by Suzanne Leal
How to Pronounce Knife: Stories
by Souvankham Thammavongsa
by Kim Thuy
Middle Years and Young Adult Books
The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir
by Thi Bui
by Alan Gratz
Finding Home: The Journey of Immigrants & Refugees
by Jen Sookfong Lee
We Are Not From Here
by Jenny Torres Sanchez
Other Words for Home
by Jasmine Warga
What is a Refugee?
by Elise Gravel
by Chris Naylor-Ballesteros
by Kyra Teis