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The head of the saint

Author: Socorro Acioli; Daniel Hahn
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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Having arrived in Candeia, Brazil, starving and footsore, after walking sixteen days to fulfill his dying mother's last wishes, young Samuel takes up residence in an enormous, broken statue of Saint Anthony and finds that he can hear the prayers of the townspeople, despite his lack of faith.
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Genre/Form: Novels
Magic realist fiction
Paranormal fiction
Young adult fiction
Electronic books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Acioli, Socorro.
Head of the saint.
(DLC) 2014048063
(OCoLC)902986115
Named Person: Anthony, of Padua Saint; Anthony, of Padua Saint; Anthony, of Padua Saint
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Socorro Acioli; Daniel Hahn
ISBN: 9780553537932 0553537938
OCLC Number: 944242291
Notes: "Originally published in Portuguese by Companhia das Letras, São Paulo, Brazil in 2014. Originally published in English in hardcover by Hot Key Books, London, United Kingdom in 2014. Work published with the support of the Ministry of Culture of Brazil/ National Library Foundation."
Target Audience: 12 and up.
Description: 1 online resource (181 pages)
Other Titles: Cabeça do santo.
Responsibility: Socorro Acioli ; translated by Daniel Hahnl.

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Having arrived in Candeia, Brazil, starving and footsore, after walking sixteen days to fulfill his dying mother's last wishes, young Samuel takes up residence in an enormous, broken statue of Saint Anthony and finds that he can hear the prayers of the townspeople, despite his lack of faith.

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