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The Resource A thirst for home : a story of water across the world, Christine Ieronimo ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez

A thirst for home : a story of water across the world, Christine Ieronimo ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez

Label
A thirst for home : a story of water across the world
Title
A thirst for home
Title remainder
a story of water across the world
Statement of responsibility
Christine Ieronimo ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Alemitu lives with her mother in a poor village in Ethiopia, where she must walk miles for water and hunger roars in her belly. Even though life is difficult, she dreams of someday knowing more about the world. When her mother has no choice but to leave her at an orphanage to give her a chance at a better life, an American family adopts Alemitu"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ieronimo, Christine
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.I23
  • PZ7.I23
LC item number
  • Th 2014
  • Th 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Velasquez, Eric
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water-supply
  • Intercountry adoption
  • Adoption
  • Ethiopia
Target audience
primary
Label
A thirst for home : a story of water across the world, Christine Ieronimo ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
sky258211877
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780802723086
Isbn Type
(library edition)
Lccn
2013039001
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
A thirst for home : a story of water across the world, Christine Ieronimo ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez
Publication
Control code
sky258211877
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780802723086
Isbn Type
(library edition)
Lccn
2013039001
Other physical details
color illustrations

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