A long walk to water [electronic resource] : based on a true story / a novel by Linda Sue Park.
|Authors:||Park, Linda Sue.|
|Publisher:||Boston : Clarion Books, 2010.|
Dut, Salva, 1974- -- Juvenile fiction.
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|Title:||A long walk to water [electronic resource] : based on a true story / a novel by Linda Sue Park.|
|Physical description:||1 online resource (121 p.) : col. map.|
|Notes:||Description based on print version record.|
|Summary note:||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.|
|Awards note:||Young Hoosier Book Award, 2012-2013, 6-8 Nominee.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011
|Added author:||OverDrive, Inc., distributor.|
|Available in other form:||Park, Linda Sue. Long walk to water.|
|ISBN:||9780547532844 (electronic bk.)
0547532849 (electronic bk.)
|Url for this record:||http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1348663|