Source:Little, Brown and Co., Volume 1st, New York ; Boston, p.217 (2010)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3568 .H63 N56 2010
Keywords:2005--Juvenile fiction, African Americans--Fiction, African Americans--Juvenile fiction, Bildungsromans--Juvenile, Coming of age--Fiction, Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Katrina, 2005--Fiction, New Orleans (La.)--Fiction, New Orleans (La.)--Juvenile fiction, Spirits--Fiction, Spirits--Juvenile fiction, Survival--Fiction, Survival--Juvenile literature
Summary: In New Orleans' Ninth Ward, twelve-year-old Lanesha, who can see spirits, and her adopted grandmother have no choice but to stay and weather the storm as Hurricane Katrina bears down upon them.
Lexile measure 470; Ages 8-11. Book levlel 3.3; Realistic fiction