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The Resource In the sea there are crocodiles : based on the true story of Enaiatollah Akbari : a novel, by Fabio Geda ; translated by Howard Curtis

In the sea there are crocodiles : based on the true story of Enaiatollah Akbari : a novel, by Fabio Geda ; translated by Howard Curtis

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In the sea there are crocodiles : based on the true story of Enaiatollah Akbari : a novel
Title
In the sea there are crocodiles
Title remainder
based on the true story of Enaiatollah Akbari : a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Fabio Geda ; translated by Howard Curtis
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Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
An unflinching, inspirational, and incredibly moving novel based on the true story of Enaiatollah Akbari, a young boy whose agonizing struggle begins after his native Afghanistan becomes a dangerous place to live. His mother shepherds him across the border into Pakistan but has to leave him there to fend for himself
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Summary
In a fictional retelling of a true story, ten-year-old Enaiat leaves his small Afghanistan village after the Taliban takes over in 2000, and when his mother is forced to leave him in Pakistan, he endures a five-year ordeal to make his way to Italy
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Marsh Award for Children's Literature in Translation, 2013.
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392167
Cataloging source
DLC
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1972-
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Geda, Fabio
Dewey number
  • 305.9/06914092
  • B
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Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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1949-
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Curtis, Howard
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True
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  • Akbari, Enaiatollah
  • Afghanistan
  • Boys
  • Political refugees
  • Afghans
  • Immigrants
Target audience
adult
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based on the true story of Enaiatollah Akbari : a novel
Label
In the sea there are crocodiles : based on the true story of Enaiatollah Akbari : a novel, by Fabio Geda ; translated by Howard Curtis
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Publication
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Maps on lining papers
Control code
ocn711777266
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
215 p.
Isbn
9780385534734
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011012171
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(OCoLC)711777266
Label
In the sea there are crocodiles : based on the true story of Enaiatollah Akbari : a novel, by Fabio Geda ; translated by Howard Curtis
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Control code
ocn711777266
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
215 p.
Isbn
9780385534734
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011012171
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)711777266

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