Parable of the sower
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New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2007.
ISBN
9780446675505, 0446675504, 9781538732182, 1538732181
Lexile measure
710L
Rating
710L
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Format
Book
Physical Desc
345 pages ; 21 cm
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 4.6, 15 Points
Lexile measure
710

Notes

General Note
Sequel: Parable of the talents.
General Note
Includes a reading group guide (page [333]-345).
Description
"Lauren Olamina and her family live in one of the only safe neighborhoods remaining on the outskirts of Los Angeles. Behind the walls of their defended enclave, Lauren’s father, a preacher, and a handful of other citizens try to salvage what remains of a culture that has been destroyed by drugs, disease, war, and chronic water shortages. While her father tries to lead people on the righteous path, Lauren struggles with hyperempathy, a condition that makes her extraordinarily sensitive to the pain of others. When fire destroys their compound, Lauren’s family is killed and she is forced out into a world that is fraught with danger. With a handful of other refugees, Lauren must make her way north to safety, along the way conceiving a revolutionary idea that may mean salvation for all mankind." -- Amazon.com
Target Audience
710L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Reading Counts RC,High School,7.1,16,Quiz: 08885,Guided reading level: NR.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Butler, O. E. (2007). Parable of the sower . Grand Central Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Butler, Octavia E. 2007. Parable of the Sower. New York: Grand Central Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Butler, Octavia E. Parable of the Sower New York: Grand Central Publishing, 2007.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Butler, Octavia E. Parable of the Sower Grand Central Publishing, 2007.

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