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The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm : a novel

Author: Nancy Farmer
Publisher: New York : Orchard Books, 2004, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 2194 Zimbabwe, General Matsika's three children sneak away from their father's estate to explore the dangerous city of Harare. When they are kidnapped and put to work in a plastic mine, three mutant detectives use their special powers to search for them. Inspired by traditional Shona mythology from ancient Zimbabwean tribes.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0531068293 9780531068298 0531086798 9780531086797
OCLC Number: 772631566
Notes: "A Richard Jackson book"--Title page verso.
Awards: Newbery Medal or Honor Book.
Description: 311 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: by Nancy Farmer.

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In 2194 Zimbabwe, General Matsika's three children sneak away from their father's estate to explore the dangerous city of Harare. When they are kidnapped and put to work in a plastic mine, three mutant detectives use their special powers to search for them. Inspired by traditional Shona mythology from ancient Zimbabwean tribes.

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