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The Resource Beatrice's dream : a story of Kibera slum, Karen Lynn Williams ; photographs by Wendy Stone

Beatrice's dream : a story of Kibera slum, Karen Lynn Williams ; photographs by Wendy Stone

Label
Beatrice's dream : a story of Kibera slum
Title
Beatrice's dream
Title remainder
a story of Kibera slum
Statement of responsibility
Karen Lynn Williams ; photographs by Wendy Stone
Title variation
Beatrices dream
Title variation remainder
a story of Kibera slum
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beatrice, a thirteen-year-old orphan who lives with her older brother in Kibera, a slum in Nairobi, Kenya, describes her life at home and at school, including the daily walk, the overcrowded classrooms, housework, and her hope of becoming a nurse
Award
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10054694
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Karen Lynn
Dewey number
362.7/756900967625
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Reading level
4.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stone, Wendy
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Poor girls
  • Girls
  • Schools
  • Slums
  • Girls
  • Poor
  • Kibera (Kenya)
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a story of Kibera slum
Label
Beatrice's dream : a story of Kibera slum, Karen Lynn Williams ; photographs by Wendy Stone
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781847800190
Lccn
2011028917
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Beatrice's dream : a story of Kibera slum, Karen Lynn Williams ; photographs by Wendy Stone
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781847800190
Lccn
2011028917
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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