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Author Paterson, Katherine.

Title The day of the pelican / Katherine Paterson.

Imprint Boston [Mass.] : Clarion Books, 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Fiction    j PATERSON,KAT    Available
Description 145 p. ; 22 cm.
Note "Houghton Mifflin Harcourt."
Summary In 1998 when the Kosovo hostilities escalate, thirteen-year-old Meli's life as an ethnic Albanian, changes forever after her brother escapes his Serbian captors and the entire family flees from one refugee camp to another until they are able to immigrate to America.
Audience 009-013.
Subject Refugees -- Juvenile fiction.
Refugee camps -- Juvenile fiction.
Muslims -- Juvenile fiction.
Albanians -- Yugoslavia -- Kosovo (Serbia) -- Juvenile fiction.
Kosovo War, 1998-1999 -- Juvenile fiction.
Refugees -- Fiction.
Refugee camps -- Fiction.
Muslims -- Fiction.
Albanians -- Yugoslavia -- Kosovo (Serbia) -- Fiction.
Kosovo War, 1998-1999 -- Fiction.
Kosovo (Republic) -- History -- 1980-2008 -- Juvenile fiction.
Kosovo (Republic) -- History -- 1980-2008 -- Fiction.
ISBN 9780547181882 (hc)
0547181884 (hc)

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