Home of the Brave
Written by Katherine Applegate
Kek is an immigrant from Africa who moves to America with help from a kind man named Dave. He struggles to learn the ways of this new country and learns many new things and makes many new friends. Along the way, he meets a cow and grows attached to it. Later in the story, Kek asks the cow's owner if he can help it, as it is depressed and lonely. The story revolves around Kek and his experiences.