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The red pencil : a novel told in poems, pictures, and possibilities

Author: Andrea Davis Pinkney; Shane Evans
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
"After her tribal village is attacked by militants, Amira, a young Sudanese girl, must flee to safety at a refugee camp, where she finds hope and the chance to pursue an education in the form of a single red pencil and the friendship and encouragement of a wise elder"--

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrea Davis Pinkney; Shane Evans
ISBN: 9780316247801 0316247804
OCLC Number: 962213672
Awards: Commended for Georgia Children's Book Award (Children's Book) 2017
Commended for Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens (Ten to Fourteen) 2015
Short-listed for Nene Award 2016
Short-listed for Rhode Island Children's Book Awards 2016
Description: 308 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrated by Shane Evans.


Andrea Pinkney's lyrical verse and Shane Evans' evocative illustrations combine in a powerful story of one girls' triumphant journey inspired by true tales of life in Sudan.  Read more...


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