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What they meant for evil : how a lost girl of Sudan found healing, peace, and purpose in the midst of suffering / Rebecca Deng with Ginger Kolbaba

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Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Nonfiction

276.2408 DENG

Test Revise El Estante

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Wethersfield Public Library - Non Fiction

276.24 DENG

Test Revise El Estante

Тип Материала
Книга
Автор
Deng, Rebecca,
Издательство
New York : FaithWords, [2019]

Дополнительная Информация

Описание
xxi, 282 pages ; 24 cm
Содержание
A lost girl -- Home -- The joy of innocence -- "They are coming!" -- What no child should see -- "You must go" -- Gone -- The long road -- The sky is falling! -- Left behind -- Stuck -- A new place to settle -- A ray of hope -- The marriage proposal -- At long last -- Safe -- Welcome to America -- A new way of life -- Promise -- Pursuit of a calling -- Though none go with me -- Working toward peace and healing -- No longer lost.
Summary
Shares the author's story of how she fled the Sudan in 2000 and came to the United States as an unaccompanied refugee child, including how she survived gunfire, human and animal predators, hunger, and illness.
Тема
Deng, Rebecca.
Christian biography -- Sudan.
Christian biography -- United States.
Refugee children -- Sudan -- Biography.
Sudan -- History -- Civil War, 1983-2005 -- Personal narratives.
Sudan -- History -- Civil War, 1983-2005 -- Children -- Biography.
Sudan -- History -- Civil War, 1983-2005 -- Refugees -- Biography.
RELIGION / Christian Living / Social Issues.
RELIGION / Christian Living / Spiritual Growth.
RELIGION / Christian Living / Women's Interests.
Civil War (Sudan : 1983-)
Children.
Christian biography.
Refugee children.
Refugees.
Sudan.
United States.
Жанр/Форма
Biography.
History.
Personal narratives.
Дополнительный автор
Kolbaba, Ginger,
ISBN
9781546013204 (trade pbk.)
1546013202 (trade pbk.)
9781546017226
1546017224
9781546013211 (ebook)