A long walk to water : based on a true story
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Boston : Clarion Books, 2010.
ISBN
9780547251271, 0547251270, 9780547577319, 0547577311, 1451733941, 9781451733945
Lexile measure
720L
Rating
720L
Status
Villa Park Public Library - Juvenile Fiction
YF PAR
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Format
Book
Physical Desc
121 pages : color map ; 22 cm
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
MG+
Level 5, 3 Points
Lexile measure
720

Notes

General Note
Includes "A message from Salva Dut, Rochester, New York, 2010" and "Author's note."
Description
When the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in Sudan.
Target Audience
720L,Lexile
Target Audience
Grades 6 & up.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR.,MG,5.0,3.0,140710.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,MG+,5,3,140710.
Awards
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011
Awards
Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2011
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APA Citation (style guide)

Park, L. S. (2010). A long walk to water: based on a true story. Boston: Clarion Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Park, Linda Sue. 2010. A Long Walk to Water: Based On a True Story. Boston: Clarion Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Park, Linda Sue, A Long Walk to Water: Based On a True Story. Boston: Clarion Books, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Park, Linda Sue. A Long Walk to Water: Based On a True Story. Boston: Clarion Books, 2010. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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