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The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm
About Nancy Farmer. There may be no demonic betrayers in our midst but real life is full of people like this, and their presence here lends an authentic air to the presentation of an amazing story world. Nov 05, Addie rated it did bolk like it. When she returned, sold newspapers on the street for a whi.
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It was awarded a Newbery Honor. The novel is set in Zimbabwe in the year , with a strong theme of Afrofuturism. Combining elements of science fiction and African culture, the book depicts the struggle of a notorious general's three children to escape from their kidnappers in the technologically advanced and crime-infested capital of Zimbabwe. In Zimbabwe in the year , Chief of Security General Matsika leads a battle against the gangs which terrorize the nation. His three children, Tendai, Rita, and Kuda, are kept in a fortified mansion to ensure their security. Seeking adventure to earn the Scout Badge, they escape the house with the help of the Mellower, a praise singer employed by their parents. The children then find themselves in the busy streets of Mbare Musika , where they are kidnapped and taken to Dead Man's Vlei , the lair of the She Elephant, a child trafficker.
The magic in the characters Farmer has developed are in their realism. Holds up pretty well, but I remembered a lot more of this book taking place in the garbage dump! Published October 1st by Puffin first published March 1st Even leaving aside the overt antagonists, but rarely the traits of absolute evil either; even armm bad people can love their fa.The parents' guide to what's in this book. Friend Reviews! Okay, I definitely expected more from this book. Why wasn't I made to read this in 7th grade instead of that?
Readers capable of handling the constant peril and even the threat of torture will find a story that provokes them to think about what it means to be brave and do the right thing. Part of the time she spent in the capital, Harare. Tendai discovers that the Mellower's mother is holding them for ransom. Sign in.