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  • 5 of 6 copies available at SC LENDS.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
AHJ - Pratt Memorial Branch J CAM (Text) 34803100050597 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch T FIC CAM (Text) 0530002495733 Young Adult Fiction Collection Available -
Fairfield - Main Library Cam (Text) 33116001844658 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Kershaw - Camden Library J Cameron (Text) 33255002126556 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Lancaster - Kershaw Branch J FIC Cam (Text) 30553101474726 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Lancaster - Lancaster Branch J FIC Cam (Text) 30553101474882 Juvenile Fiction Storage -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0374315191
  • Physical Description: 227 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Frances Foster Books."
Formatted Contents Note:
The valley -- The plaza -- The man with the beautiful hat -- Morning in Nebaj -- The club and the princess -- The day-keeper -- The seeds -- Paper -- I visit the day-keeper -- Doña Celestina heals me -- Split -- Uncle's plan -- On the road -- My cup -- San Sebastián -- Tango -- Me and Saint Sam in the dark -- Nice things -- Onions -- The game -- Lucky mouse -- In the moonlight -- So long, Saint Sam -- Where nobody goes -- Toy dogs -- Marcos -- The lesson -- My road -- The search -- Nebaj girl -- Birth -- Ants -- Ceremony -- The cave -- The ancestor -- I couldn't stop listening -- River of fear -- A little piece of paper -- The reunion.
Summary, etc.:
Kidnapped when she was very young by an unscrupulous man who has forced her to lie and beg to get money, a twelve-year-old Mayan girl endures an abusive life, always wishing she could return to the parents she can hardly remember.
Target Audience Note:
730L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader MG 4.6 7 73385
Subject: Kidnapping > Fiction.
Mayas > Fiction.
Indians of Central America > Guatemala > Fiction.
Guatemala > Fiction.
Genre: Juvenile materials.

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