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

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

Label
A long walk to water : a novel : based on a true story
Title
A long walk to water
Title remainder
a novel : based on a true story
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
  • Eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family when the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, and he must walk with other Dinka tribe members in search of a safe haven. The plot contains violence
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • School Library Journal starred, November 2010
  • Book Links (A.L.A.), October 2010
  • Booklist starred, September 2010
  • Pub Weekly, October 2010
  • Kirkus Review, October 2010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Park, Linda Sue
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 5.9
  • 5-8
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
PZ7.P22115
LC item number
Lo 2010
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.0
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dut, Salva
  • Dut, Salva
  • Refugees
  • Survival
  • Water
  • Blacks
  • Refugees
  • Survival
  • Water
  • Blacks
  • Sudan
  • Sudan
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A long walk to water : a novel : based on a true story, by Linda Sue Park
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223091812850
  • 31223091812843
  • 31223091812785
  • 31223091812777
  • 31223091812801
  • 31223125425646
  • 31223091812793
  • 31223093484278
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
121 p.
Isbn
9780547251271
Lccn
2009048857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
985661649
Label
A long walk to water : a novel : based on a true story, by Linda Sue Park
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223091812850
  • 31223091812843
  • 31223091812785
  • 31223091812777
  • 31223091812801
  • 31223125425646
  • 31223091812793
  • 31223093484278
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
121 p.
Isbn
9780547251271
Lccn
2009048857
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
985661649

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