The Resource Esperanza Street, Niyati Keni

Esperanza Street, Niyati Keni

Label
Esperanza Street
Title
Esperanza Street
Statement of responsibility
Niyati Keni
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"I was eight when my father brought me to one of the big houses at the top of Esperanza Street and left me with Mary Morelos. 'I haven't the time to fix broken wings,' she said. 'Does he have any trouble with discipline?' My father glanced at me before answering." So begins the story of Joseph, houseboy to the once-wealthy Mary Morelos, who lives in the three-storey Spanish colonial house at the top of Esperanza Street. Through Joseph's eyes we witness the destruction of the community to which they are both, in their own way, bound
Summary
The Wire in a Filipino port: a boy grows up as his community fights for its survival against criminal developers
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10399372
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keni, Niyati
Dewey number
823/.92
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Household employees
  • Social change
  • Boys
  • Philippines
  • Boys
  • Household employees
  • Social change
  • Philippines
Target audience
adult
Label
Esperanza Street, Niyati Keni
Instantiates
Publication
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
ocn875252506
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9781908276483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)875252506
Label
Esperanza Street, Niyati Keni
Publication
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
ocn875252506
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9781908276483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)875252506

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