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Secrets in the fire

Author: Henning Mankell; Anne Connie Stuksrud
Publisher: St Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, ©2000, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This novel is based on the true story of a young girl in Mozambique, who loses both her legs in a land mine explosion that kills her sister - With great courage she builds a new life out of the ruins of the old.
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Genre/Form: Culture & Diversity
Fiction
Young adult fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henning Mankell; Anne Connie Stuksrud
ISBN: 1865081817 9781865081816
OCLC Number: 222897360
Language Note: Translated from the Swedish.
Awards: Winner of Sankei Children's Publishing Culture Award 2002 (Japan)
Commended for New York Public Library's Books for the Teen Age List 2004 (United States)
Description: 165 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Henning Mankell ; translated by Anne Connie Stuksrud.

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This novel brings to life a girl's experience of civil war, life in a refugee village, the loss of both legs in a landmine accident and her long struggle to survive.  Read more...

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