Welcome to the new catalog for Santa Fe Public Library. We'd love to hear your feedback.

A girl named Disaster

Book Cover
Average Rating
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 5.1 - AR Pts: 14
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.
Also in this Series
More Like This
More Details
Accelerated Reader:
Level 5.1, 14 Points
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 40299759-254f-bbaa-e1e6-ad30eb63f943
Full title girl named disaster
Author farmer nancy
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-07 04:08:17AM
Last Indexed 2018-05-23 04:22:04AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level UG
accelerated_reader_point_value 14
accelerated_reader_reading_level 5.1
auth_author2 Lecat, Lisette.
author Farmer, Nancy.
author2-role Lecat, Lisette., Lecat, Lisette.|Narrator, Recorded Books, Inc.
author_display Farmer, Nancy
available_at_santafe Oliver La Farge Branch, Southside Branch
detailed_location_santafe La Farge Childrens - J, Southside Childrens - J, Southside Childrens Audiobooks J
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.
format_category_santafe Audio Books, Books
format_santafe Audio CD, Book
id 40299759-254f-bbaa-e1e6-ad30eb63f943
isbn 9780531088890, 9780531095393, 9781402550805, 9781413108316, 9781490673530
item_details RBDigital:Z10702|Z10702|RBDigital|Online RBDigital|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|RBDigital||http://santafenm.rbdigital.com/#titles/9781490673530||Available Online||RBDigital||, ils:.b11461214|.i15896961|Southside Childrens - J|Fiction Farmer, N|||1|false|false|||||Due Jun 3, 2018||cj||, ils:.b11461214|.i16383539|La Farge Childrens - J|Fiction Farmer, N|||1|false|false|||||*CHECK SHELF*||lj||, ils:.b12842187|.i15797016|Southside Childrens Audiobooks J|CD spoken Fiction Farmer, N|||1|false|false|||||*CHECK SHELF*||cjav||
itype_santafe CD - Spoken, Regular Circ
last_indexed 2018-05-23T10:22:04.386Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_santafe CD spoken Fiction Farmer, N, Fiction Farmer, N
owning_library_santafe Santa Fe Public Library
owning_location_santafe Oliver La Farge Branch, Southside Branch
primary_isbn 9781413108316
publishDate 1996, 1997, 2015
record_details RBDigital:Z10702|eAudiobook|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Recorded Books ;|2015, p1997.|1 online resource (12 hr., 7 min.), ils:.b11461214|Book|Books||English|Orchard Books,|c1996.|309 p. : map ; 23 cm., ils:.b12842187|Audio CD|Audio Books||English|Recorded Books,|1997.|11 sound discs (12.25 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_santafe ils:.b11461214|.i15896961|Checked Out|Checked Out|false|false|true|false|false|true|999|||, ils:.b11461214|.i16383539|On Shelf|*CHECK SHELF*|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||, ils:.b12842187|.i15797016|On Shelf|*CHECK SHELF*|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||
subject_facet Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction, Adventure stories, Audiobooks, Downloadable audio books, FICTION / General, Fiction, 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, A girl named disaster [electronic resource] / Nancy Farmer
title_short A girl named Disaster
topic_facet Adventure and adventurers, Adventure stories, Audiobooks, FICTION / General, Fiction, Paranormal fiction, Survival, Talking books