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The Resource How fast can you run : a novel based on the life of Michael Majok Kuch, Harriet Levin Millan

How fast can you run : a novel based on the life of Michael Majok Kuch, Harriet Levin Millan

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How fast can you run : a novel based on the life of Michael Majok Kuch
Title
How fast can you run
Title remainder
a novel based on the life of Michael Majok Kuch
Statement of responsibility
Harriet Levin Millan
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the real-life of Michael Majok Kuch, one of the "Lost Boys" of Sudan, follow the five-year-old boy's flight from war in southern Sudan, and his journey to find his mother. When the US grants approximately 4,000 unaccompanied minors political asylum, Majok becomes Michael, and he is given a new start in the US. Unfortunately his new life is not without trauma. This is the true saga of a survivor who summons the courageous spirit of millions of refugees throughout history, and it lives on today
Summary
Presents a fictionalized retelling of the life of Majok Kuch, who fled war-torn Sudan at age five and spent the next ten years in refugee camps before immigrating to the United States, where he faced prejudice once again
Storyline
Tone
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Character
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10545421
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Millan, Harriet Levin
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Sudanese
  • Sudan
  • Refugees
  • Refugees
  • Sudan
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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a novel based on the life of Michael Majok Kuch
Label
How fast can you run : a novel based on the life of Michael Majok Kuch, Harriet Levin Millan
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn960288057
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
293 pages
Isbn
9781941861202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)960288057
Label
How fast can you run : a novel based on the life of Michael Majok Kuch, Harriet Levin Millan
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
ocn960288057
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
293 pages
Isbn
9781941861202
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)960288057

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