The Distance of Hope

Title

The Distance of Hope

Authors

Sid Hite

Publisher

Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.

Publication Year

1998

ISBN

9780805050547

Pages

198 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Fifteen-year-old Yeshe Anjur, the nearly-blind heir to the throne of Padma, undertakes a dangerous journey to far-off Tigristan to find the legendary White Bean Lama who may be able to restore his sight.

Grade Level

6-8

Diversity Topics

Disability and Health; Physical disability; vision loss; low vision

Main Character

male teenager

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

Books for You: An Annotated Booklist for Senior High, Fourteenth Edition, 2001

Keywords

kingdom; healer; friendship; companions; cooking; adventure; philosophy; prince

Diversity Impact

direct

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