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

Acioli, Socorro, author. (Author). Hahn, Daniel, translator. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 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 Memorial Public Library - Batesville TEEN ACIOLI (Text) 34706001510942 Teen Fiction Available -
Kendallville Public Library - Kendallville TEEN FIC ACI (Text) 37516002020106 Teen Fiction Available -
LaGrange County Public Library - LaGrange YA ACI (Text) 30477100915200 Young Adult: Fiction Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon YA F ACI (Text) 34330513013277 Young Adult - General Fiction Available -
Seymour Main Library YA FIC ACIOLI (Text) 37500004345043 Young Adult Available -
Topeka Branch YA ACI (Text) 30477100915218 Young Adult: New 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.
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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