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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 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 100 Best Books, 1950-2000
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1997
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
078177
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Nancy
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.F23814
LC item number
Gi 2005
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 10
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shona (African people)
  • Paranormal fiction
  • Mozambique
  • Zimbabwe
  • Africa
  • Large type books
  • Shona (African people)
  • Mozambique
  • Zimbabwe
  • Africa
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 520-526)
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
16711155
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Large type ed.
Extent
533 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786280377
Isbn Type
(pbk. : large print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005020324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm61211200
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1996
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 520-526)
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
16711155
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Large type ed.
Extent
533 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786280377
Isbn Type
(pbk. : large print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005020324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm61211200

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