|aA long walk to water|bbased on a true story : a novel|cby Linda Sue Park.
|aBoston|bHoughton Mifflin Harcourt|cc2010.
|a121 p.|bmap|c20 cm.
|aWhen the Sudanese civil war reaches his village in 1985, eleven-year-old Salva becomes separated from his family and must walk with other Dinka tribe members through southern Sudan, Ethiopia, and Kenya in search of safe haven. Based on the life of Salva Dut, who, after emigrating to America in 1996, began a project to dig water wells in Sudan.
|aDut, Salva|d1974-|vJuvenile fiction.
|aWater supply|vJuvenile fiction.
|aSudan|xHistory|yCivil War, 1983-2005|vJuvenile fiction.