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Listening for lions

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1st ed.

Left an orphan after the influenza epidemic in British East Africa in 1918, thirteen-year-old Rachel is tricked into assuming a deceased neighbor's identity to travel to England, where her only dream is to return to Africa and rebuild her parents' mission hospital.

Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at OWWL.

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Allens Hill Free Library J FIC WHE (Text)
Children's Area
52132000050318
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Clyde-Savannah Public Library YA FIC Whelan (Text)
Teen Books
52116100215236
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Mount Morris Library YA FIC WHE (Text)
Teen Fiction
32123200074617
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Perry Public Library J WHE (Text)
Children's Fiction
52142002009790
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Victor Farmington Library J FIC WHE (Text)
Children's Fiction
52128100158951
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0060581743
  • ISBN: 0060581751 (lib. bdg.) :
  • Physical Description: 194, [5] p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, c2005.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]).
Summary, etc.:
Left an orphan after the influenza epidemic in British East Africa in 1918, thirteen-year-old Rachel is tricked into assuming a deceased neighbor's identity to travel to England, where her only dream is to return to Africa and rebuild her parents' mission hospital.
Target Audience Note:
5 up.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Subject: Self-realization > Juvenile fiction.
Africa, East > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Orphans > Juvenile fiction.
Physicians > Juvenile fiction.
Great Britain > History > George V, 1910-1936 > Juvenile fiction.
Self-realization > Fiction.
Africa, East > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Physicians > Fiction.
Great Britain > History > George V, 1910-1936 > Fiction.


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