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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
Theme
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10142025
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farish, Terry
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL 630
Intended audience source
Lexile
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
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refugees
  • Immigrants
  • Sudanese Americans
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Refugees
  • Immigrants
  • Sudanese Americans
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Sudan
  • Portland (Me.)
  • Sudan
  • Portland (Me.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The good braider : a novel, Terry Farish
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
21025213
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780761462682
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2011033659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780761462675
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn749871438
  • (OCoLC)749871438
Label
The good braider : a novel, Terry Farish
Publication
Copyright
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
21025213
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
221 pages
Isbn
9780761462682
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2011033659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780761462675
Other physical details
map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn749871438
  • (OCoLC)749871438

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