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The queen of Katwe : a story of life, chess, and one extraordinary girl's dream of becoming a grandmaster / Tim Crothers.

Crothers, Tim (Author).

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 92 MUT (Text) 36803000850821 BIOGRAPHY Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood NONFICTION BIOGRAPHY Mutesi (Text) 36626103372728 2nd Floor Adult Nonfiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville B MUTESI CROTHERS (Text) 33946002764467 Biographies . End of Nonfiction section . 2nd Floor Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 921 MUTESI (Text) 39206020743108 Adult Biography Available -
Putnam County Public Library - Main 794.1 CRO (Text) 30041002129714 Adult Nonfiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 794.1092 CRO (Text) 31951003780027 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781451657814 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 1451657811 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781451657821 (trade paper)
  • ISBN: 145165782X (trade paper)
  • ISBN: 9781451659214 (ebook)
  • ISBN: 1451659210 (ebook)
  • ISBN: 9781442356115 (eaudio)
  • ISBN: 1442356111 (eaudio)
  • Physical Description: 232 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: 1st Scribner hardcover ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2012.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Opening. Land of the frogs ; Katende ; Pioneers ; Resurrection ; Teach her what you know ; Mzungu -- Middlegame. Like a boy, but not a boy ; Heaven ; The other side -- Endgame. Hurdles ; Dreams.
Summary, etc.:
The astonishing true story of Phiona Mutesi, a teenager from the slums of Kampala, Uganda, who, inspired by an unlikely mentor, a war refugee turned missionary, becomes an international chess champion.
Subject: Mutesi, Phiona.
Women chess players > Uganda > Kampala > Biography.

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