The Resource Faraway home, Jane Kurtz ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis

Faraway home, Jane Kurtz ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis

Label
Faraway home
Title
Faraway home
Statement of responsibility
Jane Kurtz ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Title variation
storytellers beads
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Desta's father, who needs to return briefly to his Ethiopian homeland, describes what it was like for him to grow up there
Summary
During the political strife and famine of the 1980's, two Ethiopian girls, one Christian and the other Jewish and blind, struggle to overcome many difficulties, including their prejudices about each other, as they make the dangerous journey out of Ethiopia
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083385
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kurtz, Jane
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 610
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • K-2
LC call number
PZ7.K9626
LC item number
Far 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
  • 3.6
  • 3.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewis, Earl B
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and daughters
  • African Americans
  • Ethiopia
Target audience
primary
Label
Faraway home, Jane Kurtz ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Gulliver books."
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
35822577
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780152000363
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
96047664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Faraway home, Jane Kurtz ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Gulliver books."
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
35822577
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780152000363
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
96047664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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