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Close encounters of a third-world kind / by Jennifer J. Stewart.

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Bentley Memorial Library - Bolton J FIC Ste (Text to phone) 33160108962708 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Cornwall Library J F STE (Text to phone) 33240107229059 Juvenile Fiction Available -
 Note: Nutmeg 2009 Intermed
David M. Hunt Library - Falls Village jSTE (Text to phone) 33180120701595 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Derby Neck Library J FIC STE C 1 (Text to phone) 34046110751388 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Derby Public Library JJ STE (Text to phone) 34047110786879 Chapter Book Fiction Available -
 Note: NUTMEG NOMINEE 2009
Easton Public Library J STEWART (Text to phone) 37777007079247 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe J FIC STE (Text to phone) 34026109033352 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Gunn Memorial Library - Washington JFIC STE (Text to phone) 34055108918271 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Hall Memorial Library - Ellington J/STEWART, JENNIFER J (Text to phone) 34037108534571 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Howard Whittemore Library - Naugatuck JPB STEWART 2009 4-6 Grade Nutmeg Nominee (Text to phone) 34027111261734 Storage Youth Services Department Available -
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General Note: Nutmeg Award Nominee, Intermediate, 2009.
Nutmeg Award Nominee 2009
Summary, etc.: Twelve-year-old Annie is reluctant to travel to a village in Nepal for her father's two-month medical mission, but once there she assists at the clinic, makes friends with a local girl, and has adventures that change her life. Twelve-year-old Annie Ferris's father announces that the family will be spending the next two months in Nepal on a medical mission and that it will be an adventure. But living in a foreign country where Annie will have to eat yak cheese, sleep in a tent with her kid sister, Chelsea, and volunteer in a hospital full of diseases she's never heard of is hardly what she considers an adventure! Then Annie meets Nirmala, a girl close to her own age who introduces her to the real Nepal. Soon Annie, Chelsea, and Nirmala embark on a journey, and the girls find themselves in the thick of a mountainside forest on a real-life obstacle course, with snarling dogs, creaking rope bridges, and a quickly darkening night sky. Will Annie be ready for the adventure she finds after all?
Target Audience Note:
6.6 Follett Library Resources
3-6 Follett Library Resources
Awards Note:
Nutmeg Award Nominee, Intermediate, 2009.
Nutmeg Award Nominee 2009
Subject: Medical fiction
Sex role Fiction
Friendship Fiction
Missionaries Fiction
Nepal Fiction
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