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Ninth Ward (2010, original release: 2010)


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LocationCall NumberItem Status
Kids' FictionY/FICTION/RHODES,JAvailable
Published: New York : Little, Brown and Co., [2010] ©2010
Edition:  [Various editions]
Description:  217 pages ; 20 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9780316043076, 0316043079, 9780316079822, 0316079820, 9780316043083 (pbk),
Language:  English

Winner of the 2011 Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book Award

Winner of the Fall 2010 Parent's Choice Gold Award for Fiction

Also published: New York, Little, Brown and Co., 2012. 217 p

In New Orleans' Ninth Ward, twelve-year-old Lanesha, who can see spirits, and her adopted grandmother have no choice but to stay and weather the storm as Hurricane Katrina bears down upon them

HL 470


Decoding demand: 87 (very high) -- Semantic demand: 99 (very high) -- Syntactic demand: 68 (high) -- Structure demand: 87 (very high)

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Kids World Summer Booklist 2011
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