The Resource Emmanuel's dream : the true story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah, by Laurie Ann Thompson ; illustrated by Sean Qualls

Emmanuel's dream : the true story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah, by Laurie Ann Thompson ; illustrated by Sean Qualls

Label
Emmanuel's dream : the true story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah
Title
Emmanuel's dream
Title remainder
the true story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah
Statement of responsibility
by Laurie Ann Thompson ; illustrated by Sean Qualls
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born in Ghana, West Africa, with one deformed leg, he was dismissed by most people--but not by his mother, who taught him to reach for his dreams. As a boy, Emmanuel hopped to school more than two miles each way, learned to play soccer, left home at age thirteen to provide for his family, and, eventually, became a cyclist. He rode an astonishing four hundred miles across Ghana in 2001, spreading his powerful message: disability is not inability. Today, Emmanuel continues to work on behalf of the disabled
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Laurie Ann
Dewey number
  • 362.4092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV3013.Y43
LC item number
T56 2015
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Qualls, Sean
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yeboah, Emmanuel Ofosu
  • People with disabilities
  • Cyclists
  • Ghana
  • Yeboah, Emmanuel Ofosu
  • People with disabilities
  • Cyclists
  • Ghana
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Emmanuel's dream : the true story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah, by Laurie Ann Thompson ; illustrated by Sean Qualls
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn881469079
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (various paging)
Isbn
9780449817445
Lccn
2014005767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Emmanuel's dream : the true story of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah, by Laurie Ann Thompson ; illustrated by Sean Qualls
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn881469079
Dimensions
30 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (various paging)
Isbn
9780449817445
Lccn
2014005767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations

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