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A Long Walk To Water : Based On A True Story (2010)


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Kids' FictionY/FICTION/PARK,LAvailable
Kids' FictionY/FICTION/PARK,LAvailable
Kids' FictionY/FICTION/PARK,LAvailable
Kids' FictionY/FICTION/PARK,LDue 06-18-15
Published: New York : Clarion Books, 2010
Description:  121 p. : map ; 22 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9780547577319 (pbk.), 0547577311 (pbk.), 9780547251271 (hc), 0547251270 (hc),
Language:  English

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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