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The Water Lady : how Darlene Arviso helps a thirsty Navajo Nation / by Alice B. McGinty ; illustrated by Shonto Begay.

McGinty, Alice B., 1963- (author.). Begay, Shonto, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Oregon Trail Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at OTLD Boardman Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Summary:

Cody is worried when his family on a New Mexico Navajo reservation runs out of water, but Darlene Arviso, called "The Water Lady," is on the way with her tanker truck. Includes glossary of Navajo terms and notes about Arviso and life on a reservation.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
OTLD Boardman Library E MCG (Text) 37818000384182 Picture Books Book None 07/13/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780525645009
  • ISBN: 0525645004
  • ISBN: 9780525645016
  • ISBN: 0525645012
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Schwartz & Wade Books, [2021]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Cody is worried when his family on a New Mexico Navajo reservation runs out of water, but Darlene Arviso, called "The Water Lady," is on the way with her tanker truck. Includes glossary of Navajo terms and notes about Arviso and life on a reservation.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8. Schwartz & Wade Books.
Grades K-1. Schwartz & Wade Books.
Subject: Arviso, Darlene > Juvenile fiction.
Navajo Indian Reservation > Juvenile fiction.
Water-supply > Juvenile fiction.
Deserts > Juvenile fiction.
Navajo Indians > Juvenile fiction.
Indians of North America > New Mexico > Juvenile fiction.
Sustainable living > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Biographical fiction.
Informational works.
Picture books.

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