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9 edition of The Garbage King found in the catalog.

The Garbage King

by Elizabeth Laird

  • 18 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Barron"s Educational Series .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Situations - Homelessness & Poverty,
  • People & Places - United States - Other,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Fiction - General,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Social Issues - Homelessness & Poverty,
  • Family - Orphans & Foster Homes,
  • People & Places - Africa,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Social Situations / Homelessness & Poverty,
  • People & Places - Europe

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8038265M
    ISBN 100764126261
    ISBN 109780764126260
    OCLC/WorldCa53016355

    Inspired by the true story of an African childhood lived on the edge of destitution, award-winning Elizabeth Laird's The Garbage King takes readers on an unforgettable emotional journey. When Mamo's mother dies, he is abandoned in the shanties of Addis Ababa. Stolen by a child-trafficker and sold to a farmer, he is cruelly treated/5(31). In striving to enrich the lives of all readers, TeachingBooks supports the First Amendment and celebrates the right to read.

      The stories she learned from street children in Addis led directly to the writing of THE GARBAGE KING. Her critically acclaimed children's books include KISS THE DUST (winner of the Children's Book Award), SECRET FRIENDS (nominated for the Carnegie Medal), RED SKY IN THE MORNING (0 9, Highly Commended for the Carnegie Medal /5(31).   These minor quibbles aside, however, The Garbage King offers so much that is heart-warming, so much that is chilling and provoking, and so much that is raucously fun that it really should not be missed. The Garbage King is playing at the Unicorn Theatre until 31st October. See the website for more information and to book.

    Get free shipping on qualified Waste King, Garbage Disposals products or Buy Online Pick Up in Store today in the Appliances department. The stories she learned from street children in Addis led directly to the writing of The Garbage King. Her critically acclaimed children's books include Kiss The Dust (winner of the Children's Book Award), Secret Friends (nominated for the Carnegie Medal), Red Sky in the Morning (Highly Commended for the Carnegie Medal, shortlisted for the.


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When Mamo's mother dies, he is abandoned in the shanties of Addis Ababa. Stolen by The Garbage King book child-trafficker and sold to a farmer, he is cruelly treated/5(45).

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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Garbage King/5(31). The Garbage King - Chapter Summaries. As we read the novel The Garbage King, by Elizabeth Laird, we will keep track of the significant events in the note below.

Remember, this is a summary; we only want to include the most important events and details from each chapter. The Garbage King book Chapter 1 - introduced to Mamo and sister Tiggist - poor, live in a shack, no parents. The Garbage King by Elizabeth Laird pp, Macmillan, £ There is an "Afterword" to Elizabeth Laird's well-told story set in modern Ethiopia.

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How did Mamo become 'The Garbage King'. He grew up in a garbage can He found a woollen hat in the garbage He carried a garbage bag with him He found a pair of shoes in the garbage He was always covered in garbage «previous question next question».

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The Garbage King is a children's book that is set in Ethiopia's great capital city Addis Ababa. It tells the story of two young boys who are both in a dire situation.

Mamo, a boy who is poverty. Inspired by the true story of an African childhood lived on the edge of destitution, award-winning Elizabeth Laird's The Garbage King takes readers on an unforgettable emotional journey. When Mamo's mother dies, he is abandoned in the shanties of Addis Ababa.

Stolen by a child-trafficker and sold to a farmer, he is cruelly treated. Inspired by the true story of an African childhood lived on the edge of destitution, award-winning Elizabeth Laird's The Garbage King takes readers on an unforgettable emotional Mamo's mother dies, he is abandoned in the shanties of Addis Ababa.

Stolen by a child-trafficker and sold to a farmer, he is cruelly treated. Escaping back to the city, he meets another, very different /5(4). THE GARBAGE KING Elizabeth Laird, Author, Anna, Editor. Barron's $ (p) ISBN ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book This workmanlike novel.

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Description Additional information Reviews (0) Description. When Mamo’s mother dies, he is abandoned in the shanties of Addis Ababa. Stolen by a child-trafficker and sold to a farmer, he is cruelly treated. Winner of the Scottish Arts Council Children's Book of the Year Award and the Stockport Book Award.

Shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal, the Blue Peter Award, the Salford Children's Book Award, the Calderdale Children's Book Award, the Lincolnshire Young People's Book Award, the Stockton Children's Book of the Year, the West Sussex Children's Book Award, the Portsmouth Book Award and the.

Jake's Tower – Shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal and the Guardian Children's Book Award. The Garbage King – Winner of the Scottish Arts Council Children's Book of the Year award and the Stockport Book award. It has also been shortlisted for the Carnegie Medal, the Blue Peter Award, the Salford Children's Book Award, the Calderdale Children.

Inspired by the true story of an African childhood lived on the edge of destitution, award-winning Elizabeth Laird's The Garbage King takes readers on an unforgettable emotional journey. When Mamo's mother dies, he is abandoned in the shanties of Addis Ababa. Stolen by a child-trafficker and sold to a farmer, he is cruelly treated/5.

The Garbage King by Elizabeth Laird and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Garbage King (5 reviews with an average rating of 4 out of 5) Author: Elizabeth Laird. including the Children's Book Award for Kiss the Dust, the Smarties Young Judges Award, and the Lancashire Book Award.

Elizabeth has been shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal five times as well as every other major children’s book award.4/5(5). The Paperback of the The Garbage King by Elizabeth Laird at Barnes & Noble.

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