Looking for X

Looking for X

Written by: Ellis, Deborah
ages 9 to 12 / grades 4 to 7

Winner of the Governor General's Literary Award

In this urban adventure story, Khyber, a smart, bold, eleven-year-old girl from a poor neighborhood, sets out to find her friend X, a mysterious homeless woman who has gone missing.

The desperate search takes Khyber on a long, all-night odyssey that proves to be wilder than any adventure she has ever imagined.

Winner of the Governor General's Literary Award

In this urban adventure story, Khyber, a smart, bold, eleven-year-old girl from a poor neighborhood, sets out to find her friend X, a mysterious homeless woman who has gone missing.

The desperate search takes Khyber on a long, all-night odyssey that proves to be wilder than any adventure she has ever imagined.

Published By Groundwood Books Ltd - Sep 1, 1999
Specifications pages | 5.06 in x 7.5 in
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Winner — Governor General's Literary Awards: Text

Audience ages 9 to 12 / grades 4 to 7
Reading Levels Lexile 720L