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Ninth Ward

Ninth Ward

Publication Type:

Book

Source:

Little, Brown and Co., Volume 1st, New York ; Boston, p.217 (2010)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr PS3568 .H63 N56 2010

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/9079985

Keywords:

2005--Juvenile fiction, African Americans--Fiction, African Americans--Juvenile fiction, Bildungsromans--Juvenile, Coming of age--Fiction, Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Katrina, 2005--Fiction, New Orleans (La.)--Fiction, New Orleans (La.)--Juvenile fiction, Spirits--Fiction, Spirits--Juvenile fiction, Survival--Fiction, Survival--Juvenile literature

Abstract:

Summary: In New Orleans' Ninth Ward, twelve-year-old Lanesha, who can see spirits, and her adopted grandmother have no choice but to stay and weather the storm as Hurricane Katrina bears down upon them.

Publication Language:

eng

Notes:

Lexile measure 470; Ages 8-11. Book levlel 3.3; Realistic fiction