A girl named Disaster

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Orchard Classics is a collectible hardcover line of Newbery award-winning titles from the Orchard backlist that have fresh, beautiful new designs and include author prefaces and discussion guides. A GIRL NAMED DISASTER is the humorous and heartwrenching story of young girl who discovers her own courage and strength when she makes the dangerous journey from Mozambique to Zimbabwe. Nhamo is a Shona girl living in a traditional village in Mozambique in 1981. When her family tries to force her into a marriage with a cruel man, she flees. What was supposed to have been a short boat trip across the border into Zimbabwe, where she hoped to find her father, turns into an adventure filled with challenges and danger that lasts a year.
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Grouped Work ID 40299759-254f-bbaa-e1e6-ad30eb63f943
Grouping Title girl named disaster
Grouping Author farmer nancy
Grouping Category book
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auth_author2 Lecat, Lisette.
author Farmer, Nancy, 1941-
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display_description 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.
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publishDate 1996, 1997
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subject_facet Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction, Adventure stories, Audiobooks, Paranormal fiction, Survival -- Fiction, Talking books, Zimbabwe -- Fiction
title_display A girl named Disaster
title_full A girl named Disaster / Nancy Farmer, A girl named Disaster [sound recording] / by Nancy Farmer
title_short A girl named Disaster
topic_facet Adventure and adventurers, Adventure stories, Audiobooks, Paranormal fiction, Survival, Talking books