Faraway Home

Faraway Home

By:  Jane Kurtz

As her father prepares for a trip back to his childhood home in Ethiopia, Desta begins to worry. Where does her father truly belong--in the village of his youth or here in America with her? What was growing up in Ethiopia like? And will her father's love for his family be enough to bridge these two worlds and bring him back to her? •A powerful portrait of a contemporary American immigrant family •From a Coretta Scott King Honor-winning artist •Portrays a heartwarming father-daughter relationship •Junior Library Guild Selection

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  • Format: eBook

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780547769066

  • ISBN-10: 0547769067

  • Pages: 32

  • Price: $12.99

  • Publication Date: 03/06/2000

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Grade(s): Pre-K-3

  • Reading Level:

    • Lexile Reading Level AD610L

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Jane Kurtz

JANE KURTZ lives in Portland, Oregon. She has written more than twenty fiction and nonfiction books for children, including Lanie and Lanie's Real Adventure from the American Girl Today series, Anna Was Here, and River Friendly, River Wild, a story in verse for which she received a Golden Kite award. Visit her website at www.janekurtz.com.
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Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: eBook

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780547769066

  • ISBN-10: 0547769067

  • Pages: 32

  • Price: $12.99

  • Publication Date: 03/06/2000

  • Age(s): 4,5,6,7

  • Grade(s): Pre-K-3

  • Reading Level:

    • Lexile Reading Level AD610L

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