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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 : a novel
Title
A long walk to water
Title remainder
based on a true story : a novel
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
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
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Jane Addams Book Award for Books for Older Children, 2011.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
370653
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Park, Linda Sue
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
720
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
720
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
5.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dut, Salva
  • Refugees
  • Survival
  • Water
  • Blacks
  • Sudan
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
based on a true story
Label
A long walk to water : based on a true story : a novel, by Linda Sue Park
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Boston : Clarion Books, 2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
121 pages
Isbn
9780547577319
Isbn Type
(PAP :)
Lccn
bl2011026825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • BK0009492368
  • 295522
Label
A long walk to water : based on a true story : a novel, by Linda Sue Park
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: Boston : Clarion Books, 2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
121 pages
Isbn
9780547577319
Isbn Type
(PAP :)
Lccn
bl2011026825
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • BK0009492368
  • 295522

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