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A question of yams

Author: Gloria Repp; Roger Bruckner
Publisher: Greenville, S.C. : Bob Jones University Press, ©1992.
Series: Light line
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After his father plants the family yam garden without praying to the ancestor spirits, Kuri, a young boy on Papua New Guinea, wonders if he should follow the advice of the Christian missionaries and trust in their God.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gloria Repp; Roger Bruckner
ISBN: 0890846146 9780890846148
OCLC Number: 25205247
Description: 67 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Waiting --
The head men --
The shadow --
A small red mark --
Too dry --
God's carving --
The story of Job --
Bitter yams?
Series Title: Light line
Responsibility: Gloria Repp ; illustrated by Roger Bruckner.

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After his father plants the family yam garden without praying to the ancestor spirits, Kuri, a young boy on Papua New Guinea, wonders if he should follow the advice of the Christian missionaries and trust in their God.

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