A Long Walk to Water: A Novel
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.
|Location||Call Number||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Interlochen||J Fiction Park 2009||Juvenile||Available||-|
|Physical Description:||121 p. : map ; 22 cm.|
|Publisher:||Clarion Books, 2010.|
Refugees > Juvenile fiction.
Survival skills > Juvenile fiction.
Water > Juvenile fiction.
Blacks > Sudan > Juvenile fiction.
Sudan > History > Civil War, 1983-2005 > Juvenile fiction.