A long walk to water: a novel

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The New York Times bestseller A Long Walk to Water begins as two stories, told in alternating sections, about two eleven-year-olds in Sudan, a girl in 2008 and a boy in 1985. The girl, Nya, is fetching water from a pond that is two hours' walk from her home: she makes two trips to the pond every day. The boy, Salva, becomes one of the "lost boys" of Sudan, refugees who cover the African continent on foot as they search for their families and for a safe place to stay. Enduring every hardship from loneliness to attack by armed rebels tocontact with killer lions and crocodiles, Salva is a survivor, and his story goes on to intersect with Nya's in an astonishing and moving way.

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subject_facet Blacks -- Sudan -- Juvenile fiction
Dut, Salva, -- 1974- -- Juvenile fiction
Refugees -- Juvenile fiction
Sudan -- History -- Civil War, 1983-2005 -- Juvenile fiction
Survival -- Juvenile fiction
Water -- Juvenile fiction
title_display A long walk to water : a novel
title_full A Long Walk To Water
A Long Walk to Water
A long walk to water : a novel / by Linda Sue Park
title_short A long walk to water :
title_sub a novel
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Dut, Salva
Historical Fiction
History
Refugees
Survival
Water
Young Adult Fiction