The Resource The Cat King of Havana, Tom Crosshill

The Cat King of Havana, Tom Crosshill

Label
The Cat King of Havana
Title
The Cat King of Havana
Statement of responsibility
Tom Crosshill
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A sixteen-year-old Cuban American joins a salsa class to meet a girl, then invites her to spend the summer with his family in Havana. They investigate his mother's reasons for leaving Cuba decades earlier, learning about the impact politics can have on individual lives
  • New York City. Rick might be half Cuban, but he dances like a drunk hippo. To impress a girl, he joins a salsa class-- and then invites her to spend the summer with his family in Havana. The official reason: learning to dance; the hidden agenda: romance. They become in an investigation of Rick's mother's reasons for leaving Cuba decades earlier, and learn about the impact politics can have on individual lives
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1985-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crosshill, Tom
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
Literary form
novels
Reading level
4.6
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cuban Americans
  • Teenage boys
  • Salsa (Dance)
  • Cuba
  • Political refugees
  • Cubans
  • Cuban Americans
  • Teenage boys
  • Salsa (Dance)
  • Political refugees
  • Cubans
  • Cuban Americans
  • Politics and government
  • Salsa (Dance)
  • Teenage boys
  • New York (State)
  • Cuba
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The Cat King of Havana, Tom Crosshill
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
Control code
ocn932576241
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
354 pages
Isbn
9780062422835
Lccn
2016931710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The Cat King of Havana, Tom Crosshill
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
Control code
ocn932576241
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
354 pages
Isbn
9780062422835
Lccn
2016931710
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

Library Locations

    • Benning (Dorothy I. Height) LibraryBorrow it
      3935 Benning Rd. NE, Washington, DC, 20019, US
      38.8941177 -76.9478286
    • Chevy Chase LibraryBorrow it
      5625 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC, 20015, US
      38.9651433 -77.07510599999999
    • Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial LibraryBorrow it
      901 G Street NW, Washington, DC, 20001, US
      38.8986949 -77.0247823
    • Mt. Pleasant LibraryBorrow it
      3160 16th St. NW, Washington, DC, 20010, US
      38.9304774 -77.0372288
Processing Feedback ...