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The Resource The Circuit : stories from the life of a migrant child, Francisco Jiménez

The Circuit : stories from the life of a migrant child, Francisco Jiménez

Label
The Circuit : stories from the life of a migrant child
Title
The Circuit
Title remainder
stories from the life of a migrant child
Statement of responsibility
Francisco Jiménez
Title variation
Stories from the life of a migrant child
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young Mexican boy emigrates to the United States and begins first grade, where he tries to learn English and his parents try to find steady work
Summary
Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Americas Book Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature, 1997.
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction, 1998.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1997
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
081778
Cataloging source
SNM
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories from the life of a migrant child
Label
The Circuit : stories from the life of a migrant child, Francisco Jiménez
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Under the wire -- Soledad -- Inside out -- Miracle in Tent City -- El Angel de Oro -- Christmas gift -- Death forgiven -- Cotton sack -- The circuit -- Learning the game -- To have and to hold -- Moving still
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
116 p.
Isbn
9780395979020
System control number
(OCoLC)42706849
Label
The Circuit : stories from the life of a migrant child, Francisco Jiménez
Publication
Contents
Under the wire -- Soledad -- Inside out -- Miracle in Tent City -- El Angel de Oro -- Christmas gift -- Death forgiven -- Cotton sack -- The circuit -- Learning the game -- To have and to hold -- Moving still
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
116 p.
Isbn
9780395979020
System control number
(OCoLC)42706849

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