The Resource The head of the saint, Socorro Acioli ; translated by Daniel Hahnl

The head of the saint, Socorro Acioli ; translated by Daniel Hahnl

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The head of the saint
Title
The head of the saint
Statement of responsibility
Socorro Acioli ; translated by Daniel Hahnl
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Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
Having arrived in Candeia, Brazil, starving and footsore, after walking sixteen days to fulfill his dying mother's last wishes, young Samuel takes up residence in an enormous, broken statue of Saint Anthony and finds that he can hear the prayers of the townspeople, despite his lack of faith
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Title
The head of the saint
Creator
Contributor
Summary
Having arrived in Candeia, Brazil, starving and footsore, after walking sixteen days to fulfill his dying mother's last wishes, young Samuel takes up residence in an enormous, broken statue of Saint Anthony and finds that he can hear the prayers of the townspeople, despite his lack of faith
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USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2017.
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10464926
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
880
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.1.A22
LC item number
He 2016
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880
Literary form
fiction
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  • 7
  • 12
Target audience
adolescent
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Socorro Acioli ; translated by Daniel Hahnl
Label
The head of the saint, Socorro Acioli ; translated by Daniel Hahnl
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Portuguese by Companhia das Letras, São Paulo, Brazil in 2014. Originally published in English in hardcover by Hot Key Books, London, United Kingdom in 2014. Work published with the support of the Ministry of Culture of Brazil/ National Library Foundation."
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  • FULCO-ROC
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20485228
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
181 pages
Isbn
9780553537925
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014048063
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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20485228
System control number
(OCoLC)902986115

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