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Listening for lions / Gloria Whelan.

Whelan, Gloria. (Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0060581743
  • ISBN: 0060581751 (lib. bdg.)
  • Physical Description: 194 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, c2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]).
Summary, etc.:
Left an orphan after the influenza epidemic in British East Africa in 1918, thirteen-year-old Rachel is tricked into assuming a deceased neighbor's identity to travel to England, where her only dream is to return to Africa and rebuild her parents' mission hospital.
Subject: Self-realization > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Physicians > Fiction.
Self-realization > Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Physicians > Juvenile fiction.
Africa, East > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > George V, 1910-1936 > Fiction.
Africa, East > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Great Britain > History > George V, 1910-1936 > Juvenile fiction.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Galax Public Library YA WHELAN (Text) 39706100339420 Young Adult Fiction Available -

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