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Mud city, Deborah Ellis

Label
Mud city
Title
Mud city
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Ellis
Title variation
Shauzia
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This final book in the trilogy begun in "The Breadwinner" and "Parvana's Journey" paints a devastating portrait of life in refugee camps and shows the resourcefulness of children who endure great suffering there
Member of
Summary
In order to earn enough money to buy her own passage out of the Afghan refugee camp where she lives, Shauzia dresses like a boy, but is forced into panhandling and ends up in jail, gaining hope only when a well-meaning American family rescues her
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Hackmatack Children's Choice Book Award (Canada) for English Fiction, 2005.
  • Red Cedar Book Awards (British Columbia), Fiction category, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
128581
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellis, Deborah
Dewey number
jC813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.E469
LC item number
Mu 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
740
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Breadwinner series
Series volume
bk. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refugee camps
  • Determination (Personality trait)
  • Peshawar (Pakistan)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Mud city, Deborah Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The third book of the Breadwinner triology, by the author of The breadwinner and Parvana's journey". --On Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780329734145
Lccn
2003501410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52153094
  • (OCoLC)ocm52153094
  • 257056
Label
Mud city, Deborah Ellis
Publication
Note
"The third book of the Breadwinner triology, by the author of The breadwinner and Parvana's journey". --On Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780329734145
Lccn
2003501410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52153094
  • (OCoLC)ocm52153094
  • 257056

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