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The Resource Beatrice's dream : a story of Kibera slum, Karen Lynn Williams ; photographs by Wendy Stone

Beatrice's dream : a story of Kibera slum, Karen Lynn Williams ; photographs by Wendy Stone

Label
Beatrice's dream : a story of Kibera slum
Title
Beatrice's dream
Title remainder
a story of Kibera slum
Statement of responsibility
Karen Lynn Williams ; photographs by Wendy Stone
Title variation
Beatrices dream
Title variation remainder
a story of Kibera slum
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
There are approx 2.5 million slum dwellers in about 200 settlements in Nairobi representing 60% of the Nairobi population, and occupying just 6% of the land. Kibera houses almost 1 million of these people. Kibera is the biggest slum in Africa and one of the biggest in the world. Most all of the orphans in Kibera have lost their parents to AIDS
Award
USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10054694
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Karen Lynn
Dewey number
305.23
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
HV1347.5.Z8
LC item number
K53 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Reading level
4.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Stone, Wendy
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphans
  • Slums
  • Orphans
  • Slums
  • Kibera (Kenya)
  • Kibera (Kenya)
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a story of Kibera slum
Label
Beatrice's dream : a story of Kibera slum, Karen Lynn Williams ; photographs by Wendy Stone
Instantiates
Publication
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
845290
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781847800190
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781847800190
  • (OCoLC)692285101
Label
Beatrice's dream : a story of Kibera slum, Karen Lynn Williams ; photographs by Wendy Stone
Publication
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
845290
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781847800190
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781847800190
  • (OCoLC)692285101

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