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The Resource An island like you : stories of the barrio, Judith Ortiz Cofer

An island like you : stories of the barrio, Judith Ortiz Cofer

Label
An island like you : stories of the barrio
Title
An island like you
Title remainder
stories of the barrio
Statement of responsibility
Judith Ortiz Cofer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve stories about young people caught between their Puerto Rican heritage and their American surroundings
Summary
Twelve stories about young people caught between their Puerto Rican heritage and their American surroundings
Award
  • Pura Belpre Award for Narrative, 1996.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 1996
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1995
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1996
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1995.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
075986
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Senior High School
  • Wilson's Junior High School
  • School Library Journal starred
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
PZ7.O765
LC item number
Is 1996
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories of the barrio
Label
An island like you : stories of the barrio, Judith Ortiz Cofer
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Bad influence -- Arturo's flight -- Beauty lessons -- Catch the moon -- An hour with abuelo -- The one who watches -- Matoa's mirror -- Don Jos©♭ of La Mancha -- Abuela invents the zero -- A job for Valent©Ưn -- Home to El Building -- White balloons
Control code
18173473
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
165 p.
Isbn
9781413108507
Lccn
96023203 /AC
System control number
(LHPL)232190
Label
An island like you : stories of the barrio, Judith Ortiz Cofer
Publication
Contents
Bad influence -- Arturo's flight -- Beauty lessons -- Catch the moon -- An hour with abuelo -- The one who watches -- Matoa's mirror -- Don Jos©♭ of La Mancha -- Abuela invents the zero -- A job for Valent©Ưn -- Home to El Building -- White balloons
Control code
18173473
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
165 p.
Isbn
9781413108507
Lccn
96023203 /AC
System control number
(LHPL)232190

Library Locations

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      427 N. Market St., Monon, IN, 47959, US
      40.86323 -86.879035

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