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The Resource A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer

A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer

Label
A girl named Disaster
Title
A girl named Disaster
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Farmer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While journeying to Zimbabwe, eleven-year-old Nhamo struggles to escape drowning and starvation and in so doing comes close to the luminous world of the African spirits
Summary
While journeying to Zimbabwe from Mozambique, eleven-year-old Nhamo struggles to escape drowning and starvation and in so doing comes close to the luminous world of the African spirits
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1997
  • YALSA 100 Best Books, 1950-2000
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1997
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
078177
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
730
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.F23814
LC item number
Gi 1996
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"--Half t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-309)
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
309 p., map
Isbn
9780531088890
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
96015141 /AC
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780531095393
  • (OCoLC)34513315
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"--Half t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-309)
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
309 p., map
Isbn
9780531088890
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
96015141 /AC
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780531095393
  • (OCoLC)34513315

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