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  • 9 of 10 copies available at Sage Library System.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District. (Show)

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Summary:

On a copper-rich tropical island shattered by war, on which survival is a daily struggle, eccentric Mr. Watts, the only white man left after the other teachers flee, spends his day reading to the local children from Charles Dickens' classic Great Expectations.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library JONES (Text) 33892004983616 Adult Fiction Book None 07/02/2008 Checked out 08/06/2021
Baker County Library JONES (Lloyd) (Text) 37814002157767 YOUNG ADULT FICTION Book None 07/07/2008 Available -
Cook Memorial Library - La Grande F Jones, L (Text) 35178001078651 Adult Fiction Book None 10/01/2007 Available -
Dufur School Community Library FIC JON (Text) 37021000007930 FICTION Book None 10/07/2010 Available -
Grant County Library Jones (Text) 37845000089974 Adult Fiction Book None 02/20/2010 Available -
Hood River Valley High School Library FIC JON (Text) 33892004938529 Fiction Book None 08/27/2012 Available -
Milton-Freewater Public Library FIC Jones (Text) 37862000131813 Adult Fiction Book None 10/23/2007 Available -
Nyssa Public Library Y JON (Text) 36660000420793 Young Adult Book None 10/30/2010 Available -
Umatilla Public Library F Jon (Text) 37882001752110 Adult Fiction Book None 09/01/2010 Available -
Vale High School Library FIc Jones (Text) 37770000148994 Fiction Book None 08/22/2012 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385341073
  • Physical Description: 256 pages ; 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Dial Press Trade Paperback, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Winner of the Commonwealth Writer' Prize: Best Book Award" -- T. p. cover.
"First published by The Text Publishing Company, Austraila, 2006"--T.p. verso.
Summary, etc.:
On a copper-rich tropical island shattered by war, on which survival is a daily struggle, eccentric Mr. Watts, the only white man left after the other teachers flee, spends his day reading to the local children from Charles Dickens' classic Great Expectations.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader Upper Grades 5.3 10.0
Subject: Books and reading > Fiction
Storytelling > Fiction
Bougainville Island (Papua New Guinea) > Fiction.

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