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George Takei is an American actor, author, and activist. He is best known for his role as Hikaru Sulu, helmsman of the USS Enterprise in the television series Star Trek.
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The Far Away Brothers
Two Young Migrants and the Making of an American Life
Lauren Markham - May 22, 2018 (first published in 2017)
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The deeply reported story of identical twin brothers who escape El Salvador's violence to build new lives in California--fighting to survive, to stay, and to belong.Growing up in rural El Salvador in the wake of the civil war, the United States was a distant fantasy to identical twins Ernesto and Raul Flores--until, at age seventeen, a deadly threa...
George Takei
Nov 28, 2018
I wanted to better understand the plight of Central American migrants who travel so far on foot to reach the U.S. This book was a vital look into their world. Highly recommended, for all caring humans.      source
Promised Land
Adam Reynolds - Jan 01, 2017
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When a young Prince and a farm boy meet in the forest, a growing friendship between them blossoms into love. However, when the Queen re-marries, her sinister new husband seeks control of the enchanted forest and the land the farm boy’s family are responsible for protecting. In a Kingdom where all are considered equal regardless of what they look l...
George Takei
Mar 27, 2017
I found my prince and my happily ever after, glad this children's book is showing boys that they can too.      source