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The Resource The good braider : a novel, Terry Farish

The good braider : a novel, Terry Farish

Label
The good braider : a novel
Title
The good braider
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Terry Farish
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows Viola as she survives brutality in war-torn Sudan, makes a perilous journey, lives as a refugee in Egypt, and finally reaches Portland, Maine, where her quest for freedom and security is hampered by memories of past horrors and the traditions her mother and other Sudanese adults hold dear. Includes historical facts and a map of Sudan
Summary
Follows Viola as she survives brutality in war-torn Sudan, makes a perilous journey, lives as a refugee in Egypt, and finally reaches Portland, Maine, where her quest for freedom and security is hampered by memories of past horrors and the traditions hermother and other Sudanese adults hold dear. Includes historical facts and a map of Sudan
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Lupine Award (Maine) for Juvenile/Young Adult, 2012.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2017.
Awards note
American Library Association Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10142025
Cataloging source
KRS
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.F22713
LC item number
Goo 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
630
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
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http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The good braider : a novel, Terry Farish
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
5643232
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780761462675
Lccn
2011033659
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn857676808
  • (OCoLC)857676808
Label
The good braider : a novel, Terry Farish
Publication
Control code
5643232
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 p.
Isbn
9780761462675
Lccn
2011033659
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn857676808
  • (OCoLC)857676808

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