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A Girl Named Disaster

(1996)
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Awards
Newbery Medal Best Novel (nominee)
While fleeing from Mozambique to Zimbabwe to escape an unwanted marriage, Nhamo, an eleven-year-old Shona girl, struggles to escape drowning and starvation and in so doing comes close to the luminous world of the African spirits.

Genre: Children's Fiction

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January 2012 : USA Library Binding
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0-606-38365-4 / 978-0-606-38365-3 (USA edition)
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January 2012 : USA Library Binding
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 1-62765-158-6 / 978-1-62765-158-5 (USA edition)
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August 2008 : USA Library Binding
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 1-4395-1549-2 / 978-1-4395-1549-5 (USA edition)
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October 2003 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster (Orchard Classics)
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0-439-47144-3 / 978-0-439-54251-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Orchard
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March 1998 : USA Library Binding
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0-613-07863-2 / 978-0-613-07863-4 (USA edition)
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March 1998 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0-7807-8077-9 / 978-1-4025-5080-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
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March 1998 : USA Library Binding
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0-606-13430-1 / 978-0-606-13430-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
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March 1997 : UK Hardback
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 1-85881-386-7 / 978-1-85881-386-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion Children's Books
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September 1996 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0-531-09539-8 / 978-0-531-09539-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Orchard Books
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October 1996 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster (Newbery Honor Book)
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0-531-08889-8 / 978-0-531-08889-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Orchard Books
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Paperback Editions

January 2012 : USA Paperback
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0-545-35662-8 / 978-0-545-35662-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks
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October 2005 : USA Paperback
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0-7862-8037-9 / 978-0-7862-8037-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Pr
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April 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Farmer Nancy
ISBN: 0-14-131184-3 / 978-0-14-131184-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Puffin
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1996 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 1-85881-622-X / 978-1-85881-622-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion Children's Books
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February 1998 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0-14-038635-1 / 978-0-14-038635-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Puffin
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Audio Editions

November 2015 : USA Audio edition
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
Publisher: Recorded Books
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November 2015 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
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November 2015 : UK Audio edition
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
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February 2008 : UK Audio edition
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
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December 1997 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
ISBN: 0-7887-1342-6 / 978-0-7887-1342-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
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Kindle Editions

February 2010 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: A Girl Named Disaster
Author(s): Nancy Farmer
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
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