Tara Sullivan Golden Boy

ISBN 13: 9780142424506

Golden Boy

4,19 valoración promedio
( 1.610 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780142424506: Golden Boy
Ver todas las copias de esta edición ISBN.
 
 
Críticas:

"Readers will be caught by the contemporary story of prejudice, both unspoken and violent, as tension builds to the climax."-- Booklist "A moving novel that explores finding the worth of an individual as they see themselves, not as the world sees them."--VOYA â "A riveting snapshot of one Tanzanian boy who makes himself matter."--Kirkus Reviews, starred review â "Readers will be haunted by Habo's voice as he seeks a place of dignity and respect in society. An important and affecting story."--School Library Journal, starred review "Harrowing but ultimately redemptive... the murder of Tanzania's albinos is a real and horrific phenomenon of the past 15 years, a cold fact that makes the fictional events in 'Golden Boy' more moving and consequential than those in any dystopian young-adult chase-drama."--The Wall Street Journal "Golden Boy is an amazing story of prejudice, bravery and acceptance. From the very first page, I was captivated by Habo and his struggle to find his place in the world."--Kristin Levine, critically acclaimed author of The Lions of Little Rock "A commandingly written debut, Golden Boy is a moving, gorgeous account of what it means to feel profoundly different when the stakes are survival itself."--Eliot Schrefer, author of National Book Award Finalist Endangered "Through the course of the story Habo grows from a dependent character to one who is strong enough to defend himself and others against injustice. Well-written and researched..."--LMC From the Hardcover edition.

Reseña del editor:

Thirteen-year-old Habo has always been different - light eyes, yellow hair and white skin. Not the good brown skin his family has and not the white skin of tourists. Habo is strange and alone. His father, unable to accept Habo, abandons the family; his mother can scarcely look at him. His brothers are cruel and the other children never invite him to play. Only his sister Asu loves him well. But even Asu can't take the sting away when the family is forced from their small Tanzanian village, and Habo knows he is to blame. Seeking refuge in Mwanza, Habo and his family journey across the Serengeti. His aunt is glad to open her home until she sees Habo for the first time, and then she is only afraid. Suddenly, Habo has a new word for himself: Albino. But they hunt Albinos in Mwanza because Albino body parts are thought to bring good luck. And soon Habo is being hunted by a fearsome man with a machete. To survive, Habo must not only run, but find a way to love and accept himself.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Tara Sullivan
Publicado por Penguin Putnam Inc, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0142424501 ISBN 13: 9780142424506
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Putnam Inc, United States, 2014. Paperback. Condición: New. Reprint. Language: English . Brand New Book. Thirteen-year-old Habo has always been different - light eyes, yellow hair and white skin. Not the good brown skin his family has and not the white skin of tourists. Habo is strange and alone. His father, unable to accept Habo, abandons the family; his mother can scarcely look at him. His brothers are cruel and the other children never invite him to play. Only his sister Asu loves him well. But even Asu can t take the sting away when the family is forced from their small Tanzanian village, and Habo knows he is to blame. Seeking refuge in Mwanza, Habo and his family journey across the Serengeti. His aunt is glad to open her home until she sees Habo for the first time, and then she is only afraid. Suddenly, Habo has a new word for himself: Albino. But they hunt Albinos in Mwanza because Albino body parts are thought to bring good luck. And soon Habo is being hunted by a fearsome man with a machete. To survive, Habo must not only run, but find a way to love and accept himself. Nº de ref. del artículo: ABZ9780142424506

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,95
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Tara Sullivan
Publicado por Penguin Putnam Inc, United States (2014)
ISBN 10: 0142424501 ISBN 13: 9780142424506
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 10
Librería
Book Depository International
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Putnam Inc, United States, 2014. Paperback. Condición: New. Reprint. Language: English . Brand New Book. Thirteen-year-old Habo has always been different - light eyes, yellow hair and white skin. Not the good brown skin his family has and not the white skin of tourists. Habo is strange and alone. His father, unable to accept Habo, abandons the family; his mother can scarcely look at him. His brothers are cruel and the other children never invite him to play. Only his sister Asu loves him well. But even Asu can t take the sting away when the family is forced from their small Tanzanian village, and Habo knows he is to blame. Seeking refuge in Mwanza, Habo and his family journey across the Serengeti. His aunt is glad to open her home until she sees Habo for the first time, and then she is only afraid. Suddenly, Habo has a new word for himself: Albino. But they hunt Albinos in Mwanza because Albino body parts are thought to bring good luck. And soon Habo is being hunted by a fearsome man with a machete. To survive, Habo must not only run, but find a way to love and accept himself. Nº de ref. del artículo: ABZ9780142424506

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,07
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Sullivan Tara
Publicado por Penguin Books
ISBN 10: 0142424501 ISBN 13: 9780142424506
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: 3
Librería
Majestic Books
(London, ,, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Books. Condición: New. pp. 368. Nº de ref. del artículo: 96006744

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 4,83
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,66
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Tara Sullivan
ISBN 10: 0142424501 ISBN 13: 9780142424506
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: > 20
Librería
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Condición: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. del artículo: 97801424245060000000

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 10,21
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Sullivan, Tara
Publicado por Puffin Books 2014-06-12 (2014)
ISBN 10: 0142424501 ISBN 13: 9780142424506
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: > 20
Librería
BookOutlet
(Thorold, ON, Canada)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Puffin Books 2014-06-12, 2014. Paperback. Condición: New. Paperback. Publisher overstock, may contain remainder mark on edge. Nº de ref. del artículo: 9780142424506B

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 2,08
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 9,34
De Canada a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Sullivan, Tara
Publicado por Penguin Group USA (2014)
ISBN 10: 0142424501 ISBN 13: 9780142424506
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: > 20
Librería
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Group USA, 2014. PAP. Condición: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. del artículo: IB-9780142424506

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 3,91
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 7,72
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Sullivan, Tara
Publicado por Penguin Group USA (2014)
ISBN 10: 0142424501 ISBN 13: 9780142424506
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Group USA, 2014. PAP. Condición: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. del artículo: KB-9780142424506

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 4,00
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 7,72
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Tara Sullivan
Publicado por Penguin Putnam Inc
ISBN 10: 0142424501 ISBN 13: 9780142424506
Nuevo Paperback Cantidad disponible: 4
Librería
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Putnam Inc. Paperback. Condición: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Nº de ref. del artículo: B9780142424506

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 4,04
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 7,91
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Sullivan, Tara
Publicado por Puffin Books
ISBN 10: 0142424501 ISBN 13: 9780142424506
Nuevo PAPERBACK Cantidad disponible: 1
Librería
Qwestbooks COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Puffin Books. PAPERBACK. Condición: New. 0142424501. Nº de ref. del artículo: Z0142424501ZN

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,73
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 4,87
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Tara Sullivan
Publicado por Penguin Books Ltd (2015)
ISBN 10: 0142424501 ISBN 13: 9780142424506
Nuevo Cantidad disponible: > 20
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Penguin Books Ltd, 2015. PAP. Condición: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. del artículo: IB-9780142424506

Más información sobre este vendedor | Contactar al vendedor

Comprar nuevo
EUR 4,02
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 9,10
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda