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Title I came from the water : one Haitian boy's incredible tale of survival / as told by Vanita Oelschlager ; artwork by Mike Blanc.
Author Oelschlager, Vanita.
Publication [Akron, Ohio] : VanitaBooks, [2012]
Copyright date ©2012
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm
Call # J 362.732 O
Note Maps on end papers.
Summary A Haitian boy named Moses recounts surviving the 2004 flood that buried much of Gonaives, Haiti, where he was born, and describes his life at St. Helene Children's Village near Port-au-Prince, which has become a source of life to many more children in the wake of the 2010 earthquake that destroyed Port-au-Prince and a following hurricane.
Subject Orphans -- Haiti -- Juvenile literature.
Orphanages -- Haiti -- Juvenile literature.
Natural disasters -- Haiti -- Juvenile literature.
Addl. Author Blanc, Mike, illustrator.
Alt Title One Haitian boy's incredible tale of survival
ISBN 9780983290452 (pbk.) :
0983290458 (pbk.) :
9780983290445 (hc)
098329044X (hc)

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