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The Resource Journey to Jo'burg : a South African story, by Beverley Naidoo ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez

Journey to Jo'burg : a South African story, by Beverley Naidoo ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez

Label
Journey to Jo'burg : a South African story
Title
Journey to Jo'burg
Title remainder
a South African story
Statement of responsibility
by Beverley Naidoo ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez
Title variation
Journey to Joburg
Title variation remainder
a South African story
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When their baby sister becomes ill, thirteen-year-old Naledi and her younger brother make a journey from their village to Johannesburg, where their mother works as a maid for a white family
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Child Study Children's Book Committee at Bank Street College Award, 1986.
  • Josette Frank Award, 1986.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
096006
Citation source
  • School Library Jl. starred
  • Booklist
  • The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
  • Wilson Children's Catalog
  • Wilson Middle & Jr High Catalog
  • Bowker Best Bks Elem
  • Elem Collection, Phase II
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Naidoo, Beverley
Dewey number
Fic
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
009-012
Intended audience source
BTSB
LC call number
PZ7.N1384J 1986
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Reading level
4.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Velasquez, Eric
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blacks
  • South Africa
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a South African story
Label
Journey to Jo'burg : a South African story, by Beverley Naidoo ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
08667040
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780397321681
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
85045508
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
()128281
Label
Journey to Jo'burg : a South African story, by Beverley Naidoo ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez
Publication
Control code
08667040
Extent
80 p.
Isbn
9780397321681
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
85045508
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
()128281

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