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Garden of the lost and abandoned : the extraordinary story of one ordinary woman and the children she saves / Jessica Yu.

Yu, Jessica, (author.).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780544617063
  • ISBN: 0544617061
  • Physical Description: 372 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
"The Thirsty Baby"; "New Vision"; "Trevor"; "A Tale of Two Georges"; "George the Second"; "The Children of Strangers"; "Mommy Gladys"; "Three Acres of Shade"; "The Enchanted Chapati"; "Zam"; "The Lost Smile"; "The Boy with Seven Names, Part One"; "The Boy with Seven Names, Part Two"; "The Boy with Seven Names, Part Three"; "Silver Sandals on the Yellow Line"; "The Boy with Seven Names, Part Four"; "The Boy with Seven Names, Part Five"; "The Boy with Seven Names, Part Six"; "The Boy with Seven Names, Part Seven"; "A Day at the Beach"; "House with No Roof"; "Passed Along"; "The Meat Market"; "Frozen Wings"; "Win Win"; "Yellow and Green"; "Lost Again"; "Seven Pieces of Cassava"; "Hope for the Helpless"; "Naguru".
Summary, etc.:
"At least 5,000 children live on the streets of Uganda's capital city of Kampala. Some forget the names of their villages. The youngest may not know the names of their parents. But Gladys Kalibbala--part journalist, part detective, part Good Samaritan--does not hesitate to dive into difficult or even dangerous situations to aid a child. Author of a newspaper column called 'Lost and Abandoned,' she is a resource that police and others turn to when they stumble across a stranded kid with a hidden history"--Amazon.com.
Subject: Kalibbala, Gladys.
Abandoned children > Care > Uganda.
Orphans > Care > Uganda.
Child welfare > Uganda.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Editors, Journalists, Publishers.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Social Activists.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Human Services.

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