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Many stones

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Publisher:
Front Street,
Pub. Date:
2000.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 5 - AR Pts: 5
Lexile measure:
830L
Description
Sixteen-year-old Berry Morgan lives with her mother in Rockville, Maryland, where her mother works as a reading tutor. Berry's father, a lobbyist, lives in San Francisco with his girlfriend. He comes in and out of Berry's life unpredictably. A year and a half ago, he showed up at her school with shocking news: Berry's sister was dead. While working as a volunteer at a school in Capetown, South Africa, Laura had been brutally murdered. Now Berry sets out on a two-week trip to South Africa with her father to attend a memorial service for Laura. He has arranged some other activities as well: a business meeting in Johannesburg during which Berry awaits him at a posh hotel; a guided tour of Soweto by minivan; and three days at Krueger National Park, where they live in round huts and go out spotting giraffes by day and elephants, leopards, and lions by night. Berry and her father's painful journey forces them to look beyond their own grieving and bear witness to a country's tortured search for truth and reconciliation.
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ISBN:
9781886910553
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5, 5 Points
Lexile measure:
830L
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Grouping Title many stones
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Last Grouping Update 2018-05-03 23:20:38PM
Last Indexed 2018-07-18 00:32:08AM

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subject_facet Death -- Fiction, Family life -- Fiction, South Africa -- Fiction
title_display Many stones
title_full Many stones / Carolyn Coman
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