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The head of the saint / Socorro Acioli ; translated by Daniel Hahnl.

Acioli, Socorro, (author.). Hahn, Daniel, (translator.).
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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville TEEN ACIOLI (Text) 34706001510942 Teen Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library YA ACI (Text) 33187004160939 YA Fiction Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch TEEN FICTION ACIOLI (Text) 37516002020106 Teen Fiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library YA ACI (Text) 30477100915200 Young Adult: Fiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Topeka Branch YA ACI (Text) 30477100915218 Young Adult: Fiction Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y Pre-T ACI (Text) 34330513013277 Juvenile - Pre-Teen Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780553537925 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 055353792X (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780553537949 (glb)
  • ISBN: 0553537946 (glb)
  • Physical Description: 181 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published in Portuguese by Companhia das Letras, São Paulo, Brazil in 2014. Originally published in English in hardcover by Hot Key Books, London, United Kingdom in 2014. Work published with the support of the Ministry of Culture of Brazil/ National Library Foundation."
Summary, etc.:
Having arrived in Candeia, Brazil, starving and footsore, after walking sixteen days to fulfill his dying mother's last wishes, young Samuel takes up residence in an enormous, broken statue of Saint Anthony and finds that he can hear the prayers of the townspeople, despite his lack of faith.
Target Audience Note:
880 Lexile.
Subject: Homeless persons > Fiction.
Faith > Fiction.
Prayer > Fiction.
Fathers and sons > Fiction.
Supernatural > Fiction.
Anthony, of Padua, Saint, 1195-1231 > Fiction.

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