A Long Walk to Water : Based on a True Story Paperback
A gripping tale of conflict and survival that has inspired millions of young readers and adults alike, with two million copies sold worldwideEleven-year-old Salva is forced to flee on foot when his village comes under attack.
Braving every imaginable hardship - including killer lions and hungry crocodiles - he is one of the 'lost boys' travelling the African continent on foot in search of his family and a safe place to stay. Nya goes to the pond two times a day to fetch water.
It takes her eight hours. But there is unexpected hope, as these two stories set in Sudan - one unfolding in 2008 and one in 1985 - go on to intersect with Nya's in an astonishing and moving way.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 128 pages
- Publisher: Oneworld Publications
- Publication Date: 31/05/2018
- Category: General
- ISBN: 9781786074621
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