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Asking the river : a novel

Kherdian, David.

New York : Orchard Books, c1993.

106 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

While trying to make it through elementary school in Racine, Wisconsin, a thirteen-year-old Armenian American boy must come to terms with his heritage, his parents' expectations, and his own uncertainty about what he wants from life.

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ISBN:

053108633X (lib. bdg.)

ISBN:

0531054837 : $14.95

LC Call No:

PZ7.K527 As 1993

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 20

Author:

Kherdian, David.

Title:

Asking the river : a novel / by David Kherdian ; illustrated by Nonny Hogrogian.

Publisher:

New York : Orchard Books, c1993.

Physical:

106 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Summary:

While trying to make it through elementary school in Racine, Wisconsin, a thirteen-year-old Armenian American boy must come to terms with his heritage, his parents' expectations, and his own uncertainty about what he wants from life.

Subject:

Identity--Fiction.

Subject:

Immigrants--Fiction.

Subject:

Armenian Americans--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Hogrogian, Nonny, ill.

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    $b Name of publisher, dist, etc  Orchard Books,
    $c Date of publication, dist, etc  c1993.
300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  106 p. :
    $b Other physical details  ill. ;
    $c Dimensions  22 cm.
520 Summary   $a Summary, etc. note  While trying to make it through elementary school in Racine, Wisconsin, a thirteen-year-old Armenian American boy must come to terms with his heritage, his parents' expectations, and his own uncertainty about what he wants from life.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Identity
    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
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    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
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    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
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    $e Relator  ill.
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