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

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

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
Two stories, told in alternating sections, about a girl, Nya, in Sudan in 2008, who makes two trips to the pond every day, and a boy, Salva, in Sudan in 1985, who becomes one of the "lost boys" of Sudan. Enduring every hardship from loneliness to attack by armed rebels to contact with killer lions and crocodiles, Salva is a survivor, and his story goes on to intersect with Nya's in an astonishing and moving way
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
Fic
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 5-A
  • 10-A
  • 5
  • 720
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG+
  • 720
LC call number
PZ7.P22115
LC item number
Lo 2010
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 5.0
  • 4.4
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts!
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A long walk to water : based on a true story, a novel by Linda Sue Park
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Clarion Books
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
121 p.
Isbn
9780547251271
Lccn
2009048857
System control number
  • CCE11502412
  • (OCoLC)820739006
Label
A long walk to water : based on a true story, a novel by Linda Sue Park
Publication
Note
Clarion Books
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
121 p.
Isbn
9780547251271
Lccn
2009048857
System control number
  • CCE11502412
  • (OCoLC)820739006

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