A Girl Named Disaster

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This Newbery Honor book by award-winning, bestselling author Nancy Farmer is being reissued in paperback!

Eleven-year-old Nhamo lives in a traditional village in Mozambique, where she doesn't quite fit in. When her family tries to force her into marrying a cruel man, she runs away to Zimbabwe, hoping to find the father she's never met. But what should have been a short boat trip across the border turns into a dangerous year-long adventure, and Nhamo must summon her innermost courage to ensure her survival.

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Product # 69806-G
Author Nancy Farmer
Grade Level 4-7
Interest Level 4-7
Fiction/Nonfiction Fiction
Guided Reading Level X
Lexile Level 730
Publisher Scholastic
BOM Count 0
Multicultural Africa