Error loading page.
Try refreshing the page. If that doesn't work, there may be a network issue, and you can use our self test page to see what's preventing the page from loading.
Learn more about possible network issues or contact support for more help.

A Girl Named Disaster

ebook

Orchard Classics is a collectible hardcover line of Newbery award-winning titles from the Orchard backlist that have fresh, beautiful new designs and include author prefaces and discussion guides.

A GIRL NAMED DISASTER is the humorous and heartwrenching story of young girl who discovers her own courage and strength when she makes the dangerous journey from Mozambique to Zimbabwe. Nhamo is a Shona girl living in a traditional village in Mozambique in 1981. When her family tries to force her into a marriage with a cruel man, she flees. What was supposed to have been a short boat trip across the border into Zimbabwe, where she hoped to find her father, turns into an adventure filled with challenges and danger that lasts a year.


Expand title description text
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

Kindle Book

  • Release date: February 1, 2010

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9780545229784
  • Release date: February 1, 2010

EPUB ebook

  • ISBN: 9780545229784
  • File size: 758 KB
  • Release date: February 1, 2010

Loading
Loading

Formats

Kindle Book
OverDrive Read
EPUB ebook

Languages

English

Levels

ATOS Level:5.1
Lexile® Measure:730
Interest Level:9-12(UG)
Text Difficulty:3-4

Orchard Classics is a collectible hardcover line of Newbery award-winning titles from the Orchard backlist that have fresh, beautiful new designs and include author prefaces and discussion guides.

A GIRL NAMED DISASTER is the humorous and heartwrenching story of young girl who discovers her own courage and strength when she makes the dangerous journey from Mozambique to Zimbabwe. Nhamo is a Shona girl living in a traditional village in Mozambique in 1981. When her family tries to force her into a marriage with a cruel man, she flees. What was supposed to have been a short boat trip across the border into Zimbabwe, where she hoped to find her father, turns into an adventure filled with challenges and danger that lasts a year.


Expand title description text
  • Details

    Publisher:
    Scholastic Inc.

    Kindle Book
    Release date: February 1, 2010

    OverDrive Read
    ISBN: 9780545229784
    Release date: February 1, 2010

    EPUB ebook
    ISBN: 9780545229784
    File size: 758 KB
    Release date: February 1, 2010

  • Creators
  • Formats
    Kindle Book
    OverDrive Read
    EPUB ebook
  • Languages
    English
  • Levels
    ATOS Level: 5.1
    Lexile® Measure: 730
    Interest Level: 9-12(UG)
    Text Difficulty: 3-4
  • Reviews
    Loading
    Loading