Coverart for item
The Resource A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer

A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer

Label
A girl named Disaster
Title
A girl named Disaster
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Farmer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While journeying to Zimbabwe, eleven-year-old Nhamo struggles to escape drowning and starvation and in so doing comes close to the luminous world of the African spirits
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 1997.
  • National Book Award finalist, 1996.
Cataloging source
TXN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Nancy
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
730
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.1
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival
  • Supernatural
  • Survival
  • Adventure stories
  • Shona (African people)
  • Shona (African people)
  • Shona (African people)
  • Paranormal fiction
  • Newbery honor books
  • Zimbabwe
  • Mozambique
  • Mozambique
  • Zimbabwe
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"--Half t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-309)
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
ocm34513315
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
309 pages, map
Isbn
9780531088890
Lccn
96015141 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34513315
  • (Sirsi) a570323
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Richard Jackson book"--Half t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-309)
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
ocm34513315
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
309 pages, map
Isbn
9780531088890
Lccn
96015141 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34513315
  • (Sirsi) a570323

Library Locations

    • Jungman Neighborhood LibraryBorrow it
      5830 Westheimer Rd., Houston, TX, 77057, US
      29.7384812 -95.4812985
    • Looscan Neighborhood LibraryBorrow it
      2510 Willowick, Houston, TX, 77027, US
      29.7427971 -95.4420007
Processing Feedback ...