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The Resource La vida secreta de las abejas, Sue Monk Kidd ; traducción de Laura Paredes

La vida secreta de las abejas, Sue Monk Kidd ; traducción de Laura Paredes

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La vida secreta de las abejas
Title
La vida secreta de las abejas
Statement of responsibility
Sue Monk Kidd ; traducción de Laura Paredes
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Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
Summary
This is the Spanish text edition of the New York Times best selling novel, "The Secret Life of Bees". It is a beautifully written, coming of age story, set in rural South Carolina in 1964 against the back drop of the civil rights movement. It is the touching story of a young white girl, fourteen year old Lily Owens, whose mother died in a tragic accident when Lily was about four. Lily lives with her father, a harsh man with whom no love is lost, on a peach farm outside Sylvan, South Carolina. Her mother's death stands between them
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After her "stand-in mother," a bold black woman named Rosaleen, insults the three biggest racists in town, Lily Owens joins Rosaleen on a journey to Tiburon, South Carolina, where they are taken in by three black, bee-keeping sisters
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Award
  • Book Sense Book of the Year Paperback, 2004.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2008
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2002.
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067959
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DLC
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Kidd, Sue Monk
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
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840
Literary form
fiction
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Paredes, Laura
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True
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  • Teenage girls
  • African American women
  • Maternal deprivation
  • South Carolina
  • Race relations
  • Beekeepers
  • Sisters
  • Muchachas adolescentes
  • Privación maternal
  • Carolina del Sur
  • Relaciones raciales
  • Hermanas
Target audience
adult
Label
La vida secreta de las abejas, Sue Monk Kidd ; traducción de Laura Paredes
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm57574058
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9780143035794
Lccn
2005043016
System control number
(OCoLC)57574058
Label
La vida secreta de las abejas, Sue Monk Kidd ; traducción de Laura Paredes
Publication
Control code
ocm57574058
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
303 p.
Isbn
9780143035794
Lccn
2005043016
System control number
(OCoLC)57574058

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