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From another world
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Published:
Toronto ; Berkeley : Berkeley, CA : Douglas & McIntyre ; Distributed in the USA by Publishers Group West, c2005.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
136 pages : ill. ; 20 cm.
Rating:
4-6
Status:
Westmeade Elementary - Kids Fiction
F MAC
Description

Mariano and his friends are helping their parents turn an old Brazilian coffee plantation into an inn. The children sleep in a shed, which is being converted into guest rooms. One night they hear crying. Gradually, the ghost of Rosario, a young slave from the late 1800s appears to them and tells the story of why she is so sad.

Hans Christian Andersen Award-winning author Ana Maria Machado's storytelling skills and social conscience come together in this powerful and moving book that reveals the evil of slavery in a real, immediate and unforgettable way.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
0888996411 (pbk.), 0888995970 :

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General Note
"A Groundwood book."
Description
While helping his parents transform an old Brazilian coffee plantation into an inn, Martin and his friends encounter the ghost of a slave girl from the late 1800s named Rosario who relates her story of slavery--a tale of evil and brutality--that Martin writes down to share with others.
Target Audience
4-6,Baker & Taylor
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APA Citation (style guide)

Machado, A. M., Brandão, L., & Baeta, L. (2005). From another world. Toronto ; Berkeley : Berkeley, CA: Douglas & McIntyre ; Distributed in the USA by Publishers Group West.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Machado, Ana Maria, 1941-, Lúcia, Brandão and Luisa. Baeta. 2005. From Another World. Toronto ; Berkeley : Berkeley, CA: Douglas & McIntyre ; Distributed in the USA by Publishers Group West.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Machado, Ana Maria, 1941-, Lúcia, Brandão and Luisa. Baeta, From Another World. Toronto ; Berkeley : Berkeley, CA: Douglas & McIntyre ; Distributed in the USA by Publishers Group West, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Machado, Ana Maria, Lúcia Brandão, and Luisa Baeta. From Another World. Toronto ; Berkeley : Berkeley, CA: Douglas & McIntyre ; Distributed in the USA by Publishers Group West, 2005. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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