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A girl called Problem, by Katie Quirk

Label
A girl called Problem
Title
A girl called Problem
Statement of responsibility
by Katie Quirk
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1967 Tanzania, when President Nyerere urges his people to work together as one extended family, the people of Litongo move to a new village which, to some, seems cursed, but where thirteen-year-old Shida, a healer, and her female cousins are allowed to attend school. Includes glossary and author's note
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quirk, Katie
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.Q478
LC item number
Gir 2013
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tanzania
  • Tanzania
  • Villages
  • Sukuma (African people)
  • Healers
  • Moving, Household
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Blessing and cursing
  • Farm life
  • Blessing and cursing
  • Farm life
  • Healers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Moving, Household
  • Sukuma (African people)
  • Villages
  • Tanzania
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A girl called Problem, by Katie Quirk
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn804144295
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9780802854049
Lccn
2012025468
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)804144295
Label
A girl called Problem, by Katie Quirk
Publication
Control code
ocn804144295
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
243 pages
Isbn
9780802854049
Lccn
2012025468
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)804144295

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