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Serafina's promise

Burg, Ann E.

New York : Scholastic Press, 2013.

299 p. ; 21 cm.

In a poor village outside of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Serafina works hard to help her family, but dreams of going to school and becoming a doctor--then the earthquake hits and Serafina must summon all her courage to find her father and still get medicine for her sick baby brother as she promised.

Reading Level: 3.8

Available

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

9780545535649

LC Call No:

PZ7.5.B87 Ser 2013

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Burg, Ann E.

Title:

Serafina's promise / a novel in verse by Ann E. Burg.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Scholastic Press, 2013.

Physical:

299 p. ; 21 cm.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal starred, November 2013

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, September 2013

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, August 2013

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, October 2013

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, September 2013

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's books), November 2013

Citation/Refs:

Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), December 2013

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection, March 2013

Citation/Refs:

Christian Library, July 2014

Summary:

In a poor village outside of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Serafina works hard to help her family, but dreams of going to school and becoming a doctor--then the earthquake hits and Serafina must summon all her courage to find her father and still get medicine for her sick baby brother as she promised.

Target Audience:

3.8.

Target Audience:

5-8 Follett School Solutions.

Subject:

Haiti Earthquake, Haiti, 2010--Fiction.

Subject:

Earthquakes--Fiction.

Subject:

Family life--Haiti--Fiction.

Subject:

Siblings--Fiction.

Subject:

Novels in verse.

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