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The Resource A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer

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 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
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1997; American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1997
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Nancy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.F23814
LC item number
Gi 1996
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shona (African people)
  • Survival
  • Shona (African people)
  • Survival
  • Supernatural
  • Zimbabwe
  • Mozambique
  • Africa
  • Mozambique
  • Zimbabwe
  • Africa
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"--Half title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-309)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm34513315
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
309 pages, maps
Isbn
9780531088890
Lccn
96015141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780531095393
  • (OCoLC)34513315
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer
Link
Publication
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"--Half title page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-309)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm34513315
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
309 pages, maps
Isbn
9780531088890
Lccn
96015141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780531095393
  • (OCoLC)34513315

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