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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
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
[In this novel], intertwined stories follow a migrant family through their circuit, from picking cotton and strawberries to topping carrots - and back again - over a number of years. As it moves from one labor camp to the next, the little family off four grows into ten. Impermanence and poverty define their lives. But with faith, hope, and back-breaking work, the family endues. -Back cover
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Awards note
Boston Globe/Horn Book Fiction and Poetry Award Winner, 1998.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3560.I55
LC item number
C57 1997
Literary form
fiction
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
18 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 134 p.
Isbn
9780826317971
Isbn Type
;
Lccn
97004844
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36776380
  • 443503
  • (OCoLC)ocm36776380
  • 443503
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
18 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 134 p.
Isbn
9780826317971
Isbn Type
;
Lccn
97004844
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36776380
  • 443503
  • (OCoLC)ocm36776380
  • 443503

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