The Resource Return to sender, Julia Alvarez

Return to sender, Julia Alvarez

Label
Return to sender
Title
Return to sender
Statement of responsibility
Julia Alvarez
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After his family hires migrant Mexican workers to help save their Vermont farm from foreclosure, eleven-year-old Tyler befriends the oldest daughter, but when he discovers they may not be in the country legally, he realizes that real friendship knows no borders
Awards note
  • Pura Belpré Author Award, 2010.
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alvarez, Julia
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 890
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
Literary form
novels
Reading level
  • 5.5.
  • 5.6.
  • 5.5
  • 5.7
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Farm life
  • Friendship
  • Migrant labor
  • Illegal aliens
  • Vermont
  • Mexicans
  • Farm life
  • Friendship
  • Migrant labor
  • Illegal aliens
  • Mexicans
  • Farm life
  • Friendship
  • Illegal aliens
  • Mexicans
  • Migrant labor
  • United States
  • Vermont
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Return to sender, Julia Alvarez
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
One-Uno: Summer (2005) -- Bad-luck farm -- Queridisima Mama -- Two-Dos: Summer into fall (2005) -- Nameless farm -- Esteemed Mr. President -- Three-Tres: Fall (2005) -- Watched-over farm -- Querida Abuelita -- Four-Cuatro: Late fall (2005) -- Farm of many plots -- Adorada Virgen de Guadalupe -- Five-Cinco: Winter (2005-2006) -- Christmas tears farm -- Querido Tio Felipe -- Six-Seis: And more winter (2006) -- Farm for the lost & found -- Para toda mi familia en Las Margaritas -- Seven-Seis: Almost (2006) -- Interrobang farm -- Queridos Papa, Tio Armando, Ofie, y Luby -- Eight-Ocho: Spring (2006) -- Return-to-Sender farm -- Dear Diary -- Nine-Nueve: Summer again (2006) -- Dear Mari -- Dear Tyler -- Dear readers-Queridos lectores -- A word about the Spanish in English -- Una palabra sobre el espanol en ingles
Control code
ocn226357648
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9780329776084
Lccn
2008023520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Return to sender, Julia Alvarez
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
One-Uno: Summer (2005) -- Bad-luck farm -- Queridisima Mama -- Two-Dos: Summer into fall (2005) -- Nameless farm -- Esteemed Mr. President -- Three-Tres: Fall (2005) -- Watched-over farm -- Querida Abuelita -- Four-Cuatro: Late fall (2005) -- Farm of many plots -- Adorada Virgen de Guadalupe -- Five-Cinco: Winter (2005-2006) -- Christmas tears farm -- Querido Tio Felipe -- Six-Seis: And more winter (2006) -- Farm for the lost & found -- Para toda mi familia en Las Margaritas -- Seven-Seis: Almost (2006) -- Interrobang farm -- Queridos Papa, Tio Armando, Ofie, y Luby -- Eight-Ocho: Spring (2006) -- Return-to-Sender farm -- Dear Diary -- Nine-Nueve: Summer again (2006) -- Dear Mari -- Dear Tyler -- Dear readers-Queridos lectores -- A word about the Spanish in English -- Una palabra sobre el espanol en ingles
Control code
ocn226357648
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9780329776084
Lccn
2008023520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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