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Ninth Ward

Author: Jewell Parker Rhodes; Alison Impey; Little, Brown and Company,
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In New Orleans' Ninth Ward, twelve-year-old Lanesha, who can see spirits, and her adopted grandmother have no choice but to stay and weather the storm as Hurricane Katrina bears down upon them.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Coretta Scott King Award (Rhodes): Honor book
Fiction
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Authors' autographs (Provenance)
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rhodes, Jewell Parker.
Ninth Ward.
New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2010
(OCoLC)802298944
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jewell Parker Rhodes; Alison Impey; Little, Brown and Company,
ISBN: 9780316043076 0316043079 9780316079822 0316079820
OCLC Number: 445478343
Notes: "Book design by Alison Impey"--Title page verso.
Awards: Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book, 2011
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011.
Target Audience: Middle School.
Description: 217 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Jewell Parker Rhodes.

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A coming-of-age story set in New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina.  Read more...

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A story about how Lanesha and her grandmother deal with hurricane Katrina.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2011-04-27) Excellent Permalink

This is an excellent story for young readers about how Lanesha and her grandmother deal with Hurrican Katrina. Lanesha learns a lot about herself and that she is capable of dealing with the challenges that come her way when Katrina hits New Orleans. She learns to be happy with herself and that she...
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