Eight Days : A story of Haiti

By Edwidge Danticat, Illustrated by Alix Delinois (Orchard Books – 2010)

This is the story of Junior, a seven-year-old boy tapped beneath his house after the Port-au-Prince earthquake in Haiti, and his joyous rescue. Junior’s sparkling imagination helps him find the strength to survive. And his courageous spirit will forever inspire readers of all ages.