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The girl who smiled beads : a story of war and what comes after / Clemantine Wamariya and Elizabeth Weil.

Wamariya, Clemantine, (author.). Weil, Elizabeth, 1969- (author.). Miles, Robin, (narrator.).

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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Bibliomation.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brookfield Library CD 921/WAMARIYA (Text to phone) 34029142876324 Adult Book on CD Available -
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown CD BK B WAMARIYA (Text to phone) 34014142322552 Adult Book on CD Checked out 04/23/2020
New Milford Public Library CD BOOK B WAMARIYA (Text to phone) 34021129910747 Adult Nonfiction CD Available -
Rowayton Library CD BIO WAMARIYA (Text to phone) 33625138934471 Adult Book on CD Available -

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Title from container.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Robin Miles with exclusive commentary by the author.
Summary, etc.:
It was 1994, and in 100 days, more than 800,000 people would be murdered in Rwanda and millions more displaced. Six-year-old Clemantine Wamariya and sister Claire spent the next six years wandering through seven African countries searching for safety and hiding while witnessing unimaginable cruelty. At age twelve, Clemantine and Claire were granted asylum in the United States. Raw, urgent, yet disarmingly beautiful, this book captures the true costs and aftershocks of war: what is forever lost, what can be repaired, the fragility and importance of memory.
Subject: Wamariya, Clemantine.
Rwanda > History > Civil War, 1994 > Refugees.
Refugees > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.
Audiobooks.

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