[]
[]

The Day of the Pelican

Paterson, Katherine (Paperback - 2010 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
The Day of the Pelican
Print

Item Details

In 1998, when the Kosovo hostilities escalate, Meli's life as an ethnic Albanian changes forever after her brother escapes his Serbian captors and their family flees from one refugee camp to another until they can get to America.
Authors: Paterson, Katherine
Statement of Responsibility: Katherine Paterson
Title: The day of the pelican
Publisher: Boston : Sandpiper, [2010], c2009
Characteristics: 145 p. ; 20 cm.
Notes: Originally published: Boston : Clarion Books, 2009
Summary: In 1998, when the Kosovo hostilities escalate, Meli's life as an ethnic Albanian changes forever after her brother escapes his Serbian captors and their family flees from one refugee camp to another until they can get to America.
Subject Headings: Refugees Fiction Refugee camps Fiction Muslims Fiction Albanians Kosovo Fiction Kosovo War, 1998-1999 Fiction Kosovo (Republic) History 1980-2008 Fiction
Topical Term: Refugees
Refugee camps
Muslims
Albanians
Kosovo War, 1998-1999
ISBN: 9780547406275
0547406274
Branch Call Number: J FIC P
MARC Display»

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

This is the story of Meli a young Albanian Muslim living in Kosovo during the civil war. The story follows Meli and her family from a small town Kosovo to a refugee camp and finally to resettlement in the United States before 9/11.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Videos

Add a Video

There are no videos for this title yet.

Find it at NYPL

  Loading...

Buy It Now

Support your library, keep it forever!

View Purchase Options Learn more about this program

Your Cart

Hello! We noticed you have the following items in your cart right now:

If you'd still like to purchase the items you have in your cart, you can do that now.

You'll be able to purchase your eBook after you have checked out your current cart.

The Day of the Pelican
Paterson, Katherine
The Day of the Pelican

To continue with your eBook purchase immediately, you can clear your cart by clicking below.

All items will be removed from your cart.


I'd like to keep browsing! I'll decide later.

Explore Further


Browse the Shelf

Subject Headings


Recommendations

  Loading...

Powered by BiblioCommons.
Version pocillo (pocillo) Last updated 2014/08/21 13:32