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Serafina's promise

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Serafina's promise

Burg, Ann E., author.

New York Scholastic Press 2013

299 pages 21 cm

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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 Counts: Level 4.3 / 9.0 Points / 60827.

Lexile: 590L

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ISBN:

9780545535649

LC Call No:

PZ7.5.B87 Ser 2013

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Burg, Ann E., author.

Title:

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

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

299 pages 21 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Guide, 4/2014

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, 8/15/2013

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection, 3/2014

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, 9/9/2013

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 11/2013

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:

3.6.

Target Audience:

6-8.

Target Audience:

Lexile

Target Audience:

590 Lexile

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader MG 3.6 3.0 160994.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 4.3 9.0 60827.

Subject:

Haiti Earthquake, Haiti, 2010--Fiction

Subject:

Families--Haiti--Fiction

Subject:

Brothers and sisters--Fiction

Subject:

Earthquakes--Fiction

Subject:

Family life--Haiti--Fiction

Subject:

Siblings--Fiction

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