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A Girl Named Disaster Book Review Summary

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This amazing adventure story is about a girl named Nhamo who must escape to Zimbabwe, to live with her father, and to get away from a horrible marriage to a cruel man. From page one to the end Nhamo keeps the reader in suspense because of the many "life or death" situations!
The review of this Book prepared by Emmmyly



Nancy Farmer's creation of a quest for freedom in Mozambique is book you won't want to miss. A young girl must battle starvation, drowning and wild animals to escape a horrible marriage. She runs away and is helped by many surprising people.
The review of this Book prepared by A*shley H.








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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 10%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 20%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 30%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 40% Tone of story    -   very upbeat Exploring into the wild    -   Yes Plotlets:    -   surviving elements in wilderness Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   unemployed Age:    -   a kid    -   a teen Ethnicity/Race    -   Black

Setting

Africa    -   Yes Part of Africa:    -   Black Africa Jungles?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Amount of dialog    -   little dialog

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