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Fort St John Public Library J ORC yr (Text) 35211000192072 JUNIOR Fiction Volume hold Available -
Greenwood Public Library J Fic PET (Text) 35141000165093 Juvenile Fiction Volume hold Available -
Kimberley Public Library JF PET (Text) 35137000030055 Juvenile Fiction Volume hold Available -
Tumbler Ridge Public Library JF PETER (Text) TRL062871 Junior Fiction Volume hold Available -

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  • ISBN: 1459800516 (trade pbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781459800519 (trade pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 108 p. ; 19 cm.
  • Publisher: Victoria, B.C. : Orca Book Publishers, 2012.

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Summary, etc.: "Life is hard for ten-year-old Safiyah in the Kibera slum outside Nairobi. Too poor to go to school, she makes a meager living for herself and her grandmother by selling things she finds at the garbage dump. The pages of the glossy magazines she finds at the dump are full of pictures of beautiful people doing things Safiyah can only dream about. But the magazines also inspire Safiyah to create something that may give her and Cucu the chance of a better life"--P. [4] of cover.
Subject: Nairobi (Kenya) -- Juvenile fiction
Grandmothers -- Juvenile fiction
Poor girls -- Juvenile fiction
Slums -- Kenya -- Nairobi -- Juvenile fiction
Genre/Form: Canadian fiction.
Search Results Showing Item 5 of 168 Preferred library: Creston Public Library?

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