• Refugees Welcome Anthology

    Inspirational short stories to bring hope and optimism to each reader. Proceeds donated to charities supporting refugees.

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  • About This Book

    What is RWA?

    Refugees Welcome Anthology is a charity book organised by photographer and writer, Greg McQueen.


    The book showcases inspirational stories by authors all over the world and the proceed go to charities supporting refugees in Europe.


    The Refugees Welcome Anthology was created using the Coboox co-creation platform for writers. The marketing and webdesign for this project is managed by Digital Brain (Brand Experience Agency in Prague) and designed by freelancer, Petr Kostelníček.


    The editorial team consisted of Annie Evett, Margie Riley, and Catherine Russell. And the selection panel consisted of Danny Gillan, Jane Dixon Smith, Maureen Vincent Northam, Sue Moorcroft , Vanessa Gebbie, Annie Evett, Mark Coker, and Tania Hershman.

  • Authors Include

    Oscar Windsor-Smith

    This England

    Maria Barraza

    I Was Never a Refugee

    Alyson Hilbourne


    Anne Summerfield

    The Portable Circus

    Teresa Ashby

    The Teacher, the Orange and the Peanut

    Cherry Potts


    We Apologize for the Delay

    Jonathan Pinnock

    Pure Blood

    Lynne Barrett-Lee 

    Meeting Like This

    Erik Svehaug


    Frances Gapper

    I Should Go Back to the Dance Class

    Jack O'Donnel

    Snakes and Adders

    Jane Roberts

    The Etymology of Happiness

    Rachel Fenton 

    Our Planet in Their Eyes

    Sylvia Petter


    Trevor Belshaw

    An Awkward Encounter

    Zoe King


    Christine Nedahl


    Susmita Bhattacharya

    Romancing the Lunch Hour

    Sara Green

    The Other Side of the Ocean

    Scott Pixello

    Who Will Pick the Blueberries?

    A Refugee From Birth

    An article by Inger Stokkink

    Photos by Greg McQueen

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