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A Long Walk to Water

By Linda Sue Park
ISBN: 9781786074621

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  • Synopsis
    A gripping tale of conflict and survival that has inspired millions of young readers and adults alike, with two million copies sold worldwide

    Eleven-year-old Salva is forced to flee on foot when his village comes under attack. Braving every imaginable hardship – including killer lions and hungry crocodiles – he is one of the 'lost boys' travelling the African continent on foot in search of his family and a safe place to stay.

    Nya goes to the pond two times a day to fetch water. It takes her eight hours. But there is unexpected hope, as these two stories set in Sudan – one unfolding in 2008 and one in 1985 – go on to intersect with Nya’s in an astonishing and moving way.
  • Details
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    Author Linda Sue Park
    Editor No
    Number of Pages 128
    Format Paperback / softback