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The Resource Breaking through, Francisco Jiménez

Breaking through, Francisco Jiménez

Label
Breaking through
Title
Breaking through
Statement of responsibility
Francisco Jiménez
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education
Summary
Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2002
  • Americas Book Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature, 2001.
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2001
  • Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, 2002.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2002
Awards note
  • Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children's Book Award, 2002
  • Pura Belpré Author Honor, 2002.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
081708
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jiménez, Francisco
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
750L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • MG
LC call number
PS3560.I55
LC item number
B74 2001
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 750
  • 750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
  • 5.3
  • 5.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mexican Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Agricultural laborers
  • Mexican Americans
  • California
  • California
  • California
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Breaking through, Francisco Jiménez
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Sequel to: The circuit
  • Part of libraries Ncss recommended collection, Grade 6-8
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forced out -- Home alone -- Stepping out -- Together again -- Back to the fields -- Saint Christopher medal -- Summer skirmishes -- Becoming a saint -- If the shoe fits -- A promotion -- A typing machine -- Making connections -- Broken heart -- Behind the wheel -- Turning a page -- Los Santitos -- Choosing sides -- Junior scandals -- Running for office -- A new life -- A test of faith -- A fumble -- A breakthrough -- Graduation Day -- Still moving
Control code
414115
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9780618011735
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2001016941
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780618011735
  • (OCoLC)46538371
Label
Breaking through, Francisco Jiménez
Publication
Note
  • Sequel to: The circuit
  • Part of libraries Ncss recommended collection, Grade 6-8
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forced out -- Home alone -- Stepping out -- Together again -- Back to the fields -- Saint Christopher medal -- Summer skirmishes -- Becoming a saint -- If the shoe fits -- A promotion -- A typing machine -- Making connections -- Broken heart -- Behind the wheel -- Turning a page -- Los Santitos -- Choosing sides -- Junior scandals -- Running for office -- A new life -- A test of faith -- A fumble -- A breakthrough -- Graduation Day -- Still moving
Control code
414115
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
195 pages
Isbn
9780618011735
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2001016941
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780618011735
  • (OCoLC)46538371

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