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In darkness

Author
Lake, Nick, author.
Title
In darkness / Nick Lake.
Format
Book
Published
New York : Bloomsbury, 2012,
Description
341 p. ; 21 cm.
Other contributors
Bloomsbury (Firm), publisher.
Summary
In the aftermath of the Haitian earthquake, fifteen-year-old Shorty, a poor gang member from the slums of Site Soleil, is trapped in the rubble of a ruined hospital, and as he grows weaker he has visions and memories of his life of violence, his lost twin sister, and of Toussaint L'Ouverture, who liberated Haiti from French rule in 1804.
Subject headings
Toussaint Louverture, 1743-1803--Juvenile fiction.
Haiti Earthquake, Haiti, 2010--Juvenile fiction.
Survival--Juvenile fiction.
Gangs--Juvenile fiction.
Violence--Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters--Juvenile fiction.
Haiti--History--Revolution, 1791-1804--Juvenile fiction.
Genre heading
Young adult fiction.
Michael L. Printz Award: Winner 2013.
Dust jackets (Binding) 2012.
ISBN
9781599907437 (hardback)
1599907437 (hardback)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Education Library
Call Number
FIC LAK
Location
Education Library - Children's Collection
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Library
Indpls - IUPUI University Library
Call Number
PZ7.L15857 In 2012
Location
Juvenile
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Library
Kokomo Library
Call Number
PZ7.L15857 In 2012
Location
Children's Collection
Floor
2nd Floor
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Library
Southeast Library - New Albany
Call Number
PZ7.L15857 I5 2012
Location
IU Southeast Lib. - CULAB - General Collections
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