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The Resource A long walk to water : a novel, by Linda Sue Park

A long walk to water : a novel, by Linda Sue Park

Label
A long walk to water : a novel
Title
A long walk to water
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Linda Sue Park
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in Sudan
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2011.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2011.
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370653
Cataloging source
DLC
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Park, Linda Sue
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 10 & up
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
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True
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  • Dut, Salva
  • Refugees
  • Water
  • Blacks
  • Survival
  • Sudan
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
based on a true story
Label
A long walk to water : a novel, by Linda Sue Park
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Based on a true story."
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
122 pages
Isbn
9780547577319
Lccn
2009-48857
Other physical details
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System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm495597182
  • (OCoLC)796077723
Label
A long walk to water : a novel, by Linda Sue Park
Publication
Note
"Based on a true story."
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
122 pages
Isbn
9780547577319
Lccn
2009-48857
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm495597182
  • (OCoLC)796077723

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