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The Resource The house on Mango Street, Sandra Cisneros

The house on Mango Street, Sandra Cisneros

Label
The house on Mango Street
Title
The house on Mango Street
Statement of responsibility
Sandra Cisneros
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of a young girl growing up in the Hispanic quarter of Chicago. Capturing her thoughts and emotions in poems and stories, she is able to rise above hopelessness and create a quiet space for herself in the midst of her oppressive surroundings
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cisneros, Sandra
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 870
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3553.I78
LC item number
H6 1991
Literary form
fiction
NLM call number
PS 3553 .I78
NLM item number
C579h 1984
Reading level
  • 4.5.
  • 5.6.
Series statement
Vintage contemporaries
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mexican Americans
  • Girls
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Mexican Americans
  • Girls
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Short stories
  • Girls
  • Mexican Americans
  • Illinois
  • Mexican Americans
  • Short stories
  • Adolescent -- Chicago
  • Literature, Modern
  • Mexican Americans
  • Adolescent
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The house on Mango Street, Sandra Cisneros
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published by Arte Público Press in 1984"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The house on Mango Street -- Hairs -- Boys & girls -- My name -- Cathy queen of cats -- Our good day -- Laughter -- Gil's furniture bought & sold -- Meme Ortiz -- Louie, his cousin & his other cousin -- Marin -- Those who don't -- There was an old woman she had so many children she didn't know what to do -- Alicia who sees mice -- Darius & the clouds -- And some more -- The family of little feet -- A rice sandwich -- Chanclas -- Hips -- The first job -- Papa who wakes up tired in the dark -- Born bad -- Elenita, cards, palm, water -- Geraldo no last name -- Edna's Ruthie -- The Earl of Tennessee -- Sire -- Four skinny trees -- No speak English -- Rafaela who drinks coconut & papaya juice on Tuesdays -- Sally -- Minerva writes poems -- Bums in the attic -- Beautiful & cruel -- A smart cookie -- What Sally said -- The monkey garden -- Red clowns -- Linoleum roses -- The three sisters -- Alicia & I talking on Edna's steps -- A house of my own -- Mango says goodbye sometimes
Control code
ocm22626478
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage contemporaries edition.
Extent
x, 110 pages
Isbn
9781439500477
Lccn
90050593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780679734772
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o22626478
  • (OCoLC)22626478
Label
The house on Mango Street, Sandra Cisneros
Link
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published by Arte Público Press in 1984"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The house on Mango Street -- Hairs -- Boys & girls -- My name -- Cathy queen of cats -- Our good day -- Laughter -- Gil's furniture bought & sold -- Meme Ortiz -- Louie, his cousin & his other cousin -- Marin -- Those who don't -- There was an old woman she had so many children she didn't know what to do -- Alicia who sees mice -- Darius & the clouds -- And some more -- The family of little feet -- A rice sandwich -- Chanclas -- Hips -- The first job -- Papa who wakes up tired in the dark -- Born bad -- Elenita, cards, palm, water -- Geraldo no last name -- Edna's Ruthie -- The Earl of Tennessee -- Sire -- Four skinny trees -- No speak English -- Rafaela who drinks coconut & papaya juice on Tuesdays -- Sally -- Minerva writes poems -- Bums in the attic -- Beautiful & cruel -- A smart cookie -- What Sally said -- The monkey garden -- Red clowns -- Linoleum roses -- The three sisters -- Alicia & I talking on Edna's steps -- A house of my own -- Mango says goodbye sometimes
Control code
ocm22626478
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage contemporaries edition.
Extent
x, 110 pages
Isbn
9781439500477
Lccn
90050593
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780679734772
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o22626478
  • (OCoLC)22626478

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