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The Resource A long walk to water : based on a true story, a novel by Linda Sue Park, (overdrive ebook)

A long walk to water : based on a true story, a novel by Linda Sue Park, (overdrive ebook)

Label
A long walk to water : based on a true story
Title
A long walk to water
Title remainder
based on a true story
Statement of responsibility
a novel 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
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
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2011.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2011.
Awards note
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011.
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370653
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
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720
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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based on a true story
Label
A long walk to water : based on a true story, a novel by Linda Sue Park, (overdrive ebook)
Link
http://ohdbks.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=F0F0CC0D-D171-4AFD-B3B8-62991F0328E2
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm759836331
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (121 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780547532844
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
col. map.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f0f0cc0d-d171-4afd-b3b8-62991f0328e2
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not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o759836331
  • (OCoLC)759836331
Label
A long walk to water : based on a true story, a novel by Linda Sue Park, (overdrive ebook)
Link
http://ohdbks.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=F0F0CC0D-D171-4AFD-B3B8-62991F0328E2
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm759836331
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (121 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780547532844
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
col. map.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f0f0cc0d-d171-4afd-b3b8-62991f0328e2
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o759836331
  • (OCoLC)759836331

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