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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 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
Cataloging source
DVA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Nancy
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Orchard classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shona (African people)
  • Survival
  • Supernatural
  • Shona (African people)
  • Survival
  • Supernatural
  • Mozambique
  • Zimbabwe
  • Africa
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A 1997 Newbery Honor Book"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 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
1132103
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Orchard Classics edition
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9780439471442
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1132103
  • (OCoLC)53833419
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer
Publication
Note
"A 1997 Newbery Honor Book"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 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
1132103
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Orchard Classics edition
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9780439471442
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1132103
  • (OCoLC)53833419

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