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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
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
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 890
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
PZ7.A48
LC item number
Re 2009
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
  • Vermont
  • Farm life
  • Friendship
  • Illegal aliens
  • Mexicans
  • Migrant labor
  • United States
  • Vermont
  • Farm life
  • Friendship
  • Migrant labor
  • Illegal aliens
  • 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
Control code
ocn226357648
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9780375958380
Lccn
2008023520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)226357648
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
Control code
ocn226357648
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
325 pages
Isbn
9780375958380
Lccn
2008023520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)226357648

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