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The Resource A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer, (Playaway)

A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer, (Playaway)

Label
A girl named Disaster
Title
A girl named Disaster
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Farmer
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While fleeing from Mozambique to Zimbabwe to escape an unwanted marriage, Nhamo, an eleven-year-old Shona girl, struggles to escape drowning and starvation and in so doing comes close to the luminous world of the African spirits
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
RECBX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Nancy
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
Ages 12 and up
LC call number
PZ7.F23814
LC item number
Gi 2009b
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Lisette Lecat
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lecat, Lisette
  • Recorded Books, LLC
  • Playaway Digital Audio
  • Findaway World, LLC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shona (African people)
  • Shona (African people)
  • Survival
  • Supernatural
  • Mozambique
  • Zimbabwe
Target audience
  • juvenile
  • pre adolescent
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer, (Playaway)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Newbery Honor Book"--Container
  • Title from container
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • Previously released by Recorded Books, LLC, p1997
  • Issued on Playaway, a dedicated media audio player
  • In container (21 x 13 x 3 cm.)
  • One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn440183948
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound media player (12 hr., 15 min.)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781440765988
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
other
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)440183948
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A girl named Disaster, Nancy Farmer, (Playaway)
Publication
Note
  • "A Newbery Honor Book"--Container
  • Title from container
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • Previously released by Recorded Books, LLC, p1997
  • Issued on Playaway, a dedicated media audio player
  • In container (21 x 13 x 3 cm.)
  • One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for playback
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn440183948
Dimensions
3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound media player (12 hr., 15 min.)
Form of item
electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781440765988
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
other
Other physical details
digital
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
other
Specific material designation
other
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)440183948
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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