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A girl called Problem

Author: Katie Quirk
Publisher: Grand Rapids MI : Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1967 Tanzania, when President Nyerere urges his people to work together as one extended family, the people of Litongo move to a new village which, to some, seems cursed, but where thirteen-year-old Shida, a healer, and her female cousins are allowed to attend school. Includes glossary and author's note.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katie Quirk
ISBN: 9780802854049 0802854044 1480605646 9781480605640
OCLC Number: 804144295
Description: 243 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: by Katie Quirk.

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