A long walk to water : a novel : based on a true story
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Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, c2010.
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Book
Physical Desc
121 pages : maps ; 20 cm.
Rating
5.0
Status
Uintah County Library - Junior Fiction - First Floor
J PARK
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Language
English
ISBN
9780547577319 (pbk.), 9780329878054 (Follett bdg.), 0547577311, 0329878050
Accelerated Reader
MG+
Level 5, 3 Points

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"Sandpiper."
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School Library Journal starred, November 2010
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Book Links (A.L.A.), October 2010
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Booklist starred, September 2010
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Library Media Connection starred, January 2011
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Pub Weekly, October 2010
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Horn Book, January 2011
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Bulletin (Center for Children's books), December 2010
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Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), December 2010
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Kirkus Review, October 2010
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School Library Journal starred
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Book Links (A.L.A.)
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Description
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.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Park, L. S. (2010). A long walk to water: a novel : based on a true story. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Park, Linda Sue. 2010. A Long Walk to Water: A Novel : Based On a True Story. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Park, Linda Sue, A Long Walk to Water: A Novel : Based On a True Story. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Park, Linda Sue. A Long Walk to Water: A Novel : Based On a True Story. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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