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A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer

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A girl named Disaster
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A girl named Disaster
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Nancy Farmer
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eng
Summary
While fleeing from Mozambique to Zimbabwe to escape an unwanted marriage, Nhamo, an eleven-year-old Shona girl, struggles to escape drowning and starvation and in so doing comes close to the luminous world of the African spirits
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Title
A girl named Disaster
Creator
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
Subject
Genre
Story line
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Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1997
  • Parents' Choice Award for Story Books, 1996.
  • 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
DVA
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maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Orchard classics
Target audience
pre adolescent
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by Nancy Farmer
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer

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    • Greenwood County Library System / Main BranchBorrow it
      600 South Main St, Greenwood, SC, 29646, US
      34.186730 -82.16004
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