The Resource Yes! we are latinos : Poems and Prose About the Latino Experience., Alma Flor Ada, (ebook)

Yes! we are latinos : Poems and Prose About the Latino Experience., Alma Flor Ada, (ebook)

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Yes! we are latinos : Poems and Prose About the Latino Experience.
Title
Yes! we are latinos
Title remainder
Poems and Prose About the Latino Experience.
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Alma Flor Ada
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Language
eng
Summary
Juanita lives in New York and is Mexican. Felipe lives in Chicago and is Panamanian, Venezuelan, and black. Michiko lives in Los Angeles and is Peruvian and Japanese. Each of them is also Latino.Thirteen young Latinos and Latinas living in America are introduced in this book celebrating the rich diversity of the Latino and Latina experience in the United States. Free-verse fictional narratives from the perspective of each youth provide specific stories and circumstances for the reader to better understand the Latino people's quest for identity. Each profile is followed by nonfiction prose that further clarifies the character's background and history, touching upon important events in the history of the Latino American people, such as the Spanish Civil War, immigration to the US, and the internment of Latinos with Japanese ancestry during World War II.Alma Flor Ada and F. Isabel Campoy's informational yet heartwarming text provides a resource for young Latino readers to see themselves, while also encouraging non-Latino children to understand the breadth and depth of the contributions made by Latinos in the US. Caldecott Medalist David Diaz's hand-cut illustrations are bold and striking, perfectly complementing the vibrant stories in the book.YES! WE ARE LATINOS stands alone in its presentation of the broad spectrum of Latino culture and will appeal to readers of fiction and nonfiction
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TEFOD
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Ada, Alma Flor
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no index present
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fiction
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  • Children's stories
  • Poetry
Target audience
juvenile
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Yes! we are latinos : Poems and Prose About the Latino Experience., Alma Flor Ada, (ebook)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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unknown
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1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781632896179
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(electronic bk)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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3F36D2D1-B1C8-435D-9909-427F1D7743FC
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ODN0002621237
Label
Yes! we are latinos : Poems and Prose About the Latino Experience., Alma Flor Ada, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781632896179
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3F36D2D1-B1C8-435D-9909-427F1D7743FC
System control number
ODN0002621237

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