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The Resource A girl made of dust, Nathalie Abi-Ezzi

A girl made of dust, Nathalie Abi-Ezzi

Label
A girl made of dust
Title
A girl made of dust
Statement of responsibility
Nathalie Abi-Ezzi
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Her father withdrawn, her mother sad, and her brother, Naji, taken to hanging out with gun-toting teens, Ruba realizes that to heal her family, she must begin with her father, an endeavor that dredges up a secret from his past and is complicated by the 1980s Israeli invasion into Ruba's homeland, Lebanon
Summary
Eight-year-old Ruba lives in a village outside Beirut with her family during the 1980s. Then Israeli troops invade Lebanon, and Ruba realizes that it is really hard to keep her family safe.
Theme
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
313836
Cataloging source
CaOONL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abi-Ezzi, Nathalie
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lebanon
  • Christians
  • Family secrets
  • Coming of age
  • FICTION / Family Life
  • FICTION / Christian / Historical
  • FICTION / Coming of Age
Target audience
adult
Label
A girl made of dust, Nathalie Abi-Ezzi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
12153519
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
236 pages (hardcover)
Isbn
9780802118950
Lccn
2009020846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
A girl made of dust, Nathalie Abi-Ezzi
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
12153519
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
236 pages (hardcover)
Isbn
9780802118950
Lccn
2009020846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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