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The turtle of Oman : a novel

Nye, Naomi Shihab.

New York, NY : Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2014]

299 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm.

When Aref, a third-grader who lives in Muscat, Oman, refuses to pack his suitcase and prepare to move to Michigan, his mother asks for help from his grandfather, his Siddi, who takes Aref around the country, storing up memories he can carry with him to a new home.

Reading Level: 6.3

Available

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0062019724

LC Call No:

PZ7.N976 Tur 2014

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Nye, Naomi Shihab.

Title:

The turtle of Oman : a novel / Naomi Shihab Nye ; illustrations by Betsy Peterschmidt.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York, NY : Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2014]

Physical:

299 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, June 2014

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Starred, November 2014

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, June 2014

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, September 2014

Summary:

When Aref, a third-grader who lives in Muscat, Oman, refuses to pack his suitcase and prepare to move to Michigan, his mother asks for help from his grandfather, his Siddi, who takes Aref around the country, storing up memories he can carry with him to a new home.

Target Audience:

6.3.

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett School Solutions.

Subject:

Immigration and emigration--Fiction.

Subject:

Moving--Fiction.

Subject:

Grandfathers--Fiction.

Subject:

JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Emigration & Immigration.

Subject:

JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / New Experience.

Subject:

JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Multigenerational.

AE:PersName:

Peterschmidt, Betsy, ill.

Link:

Cover image

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