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The Resource The bite of the mango, by Mariatu Kamara ; with Susan McClelland

The bite of the mango, by Mariatu Kamara ; with Susan McClelland

Label
The bite of the mango
Title
The bite of the mango
Statement of responsibility
by Mariatu Kamara ; with Susan McClelland
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Mariatu set out for a neighborhood village in Sierra Leone, she was kidnapped and tortured, and both of her hands cut off. She turned to begging to survive. This heart-rending memoir is a testament to her courage and resilience. Today she is a UNICEF Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict
Awards note
Red Maple Non-Fiction Award winner
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kamara, Mariatu
Dewey number
j966.404092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
DT516.828 .K35
LC item number
A3 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McClelland, Susan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kamara, Mariatu
  • Sierra Leone
  • Sierra Leone
  • War victims
  • Amputees
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The bite of the mango, by Mariatu Kamara ; with Susan McClelland
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn216940748
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
216 p.
Isbn
9781554511594
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)216940748
Label
The bite of the mango, by Mariatu Kamara ; with Susan McClelland
Publication
Control code
ocn216940748
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
216 p.
Isbn
9781554511594
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)216940748

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