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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 Best Books for Young Adults, 1997
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1996.
Awards note
Newbery Honor book
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
078177
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Nancy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Age Range: 10 and up
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adventure stories
  • Survival
  • Zimbabwe
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Richard Jackson book"--Half t.p
  • "A 1997 Newbery Honor Book"--Cover
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
309 p.
Isbn
9780531088890
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
96-15141/AC
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm34513315
  • (OCoLC)ocm34513315 961120
  • (OCoLC)ocm53833419
  • (OCoLC)53833419
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer
Publication
Note
  • "A Richard Jackson book"--Half t.p
  • "A 1997 Newbery Honor Book"--Cover
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
309 p.
Isbn
9780531088890
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
96-15141/AC
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm34513315
  • (OCoLC)ocm34513315 961120
  • (OCoLC)ocm53833419
  • (OCoLC)53833419

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