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Author Ieronimo, Christine, author.
Title A thirst for home : a story of water across the world / Christine Ieronimo ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez.
Imprint New York : Walker Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Bloomsbury, 2014.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN JUVENILE  JF Ie7t    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN JUVENILE  JF Ie7t    AVAILABLE  
Author Ieronimo, Christine, author.
Subject Water-supply -- Ethiopia -- Juvenile fiction.
Adopted children -- Ethiopia -- Juvenile fiction.
Intercountry adoption -- Juvenile fiction.
Adoption -- Juvenile fiction.
Poverty -- Ethiopia.
Street children -- Ethiopia.
Ethiopia -- Social conditions -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Alt Name Velasquez, Eric, illustrator.
Description 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations, 29 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (page [32]).
Summary "Alemitu lives with her mother in a poor village in Ethiopia, where she must walk miles for water and hunger roars in her belly. Even though life is difficult, she dreams of someday knowing more about the world. When her mother has no choice but to leave her at an orphanage to give her a chance at a better life, an American family adopts Alemitu"-- Provided by publisher.
ISBN 9780802723079 hardcover
0802723071 hardcover
9780802723086 reinforced
080272308X reinforced
9780802737656 e-book (epub)
OCLC # 862041424