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Reaching out, Francisco Jiménez

Label
Reaching out
Title
Reaching out
Statement of responsibility
Francisco Jiménez
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Leaving his home in a migrant community, Francisco sets off for college, carrying memories of years of poverty and prejudice
Summary
In an inspiring sequel to the award-winning Breaking Through, the author describes the many challenges he faced during his quest to continue his education, including poverty, family turmoil, guilt, and self-doubt, and become an academic success
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
  • Carter G. Woodson Book Awards: Secondary Level, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
275399
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jiménez, Francisco
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.J57525
  • PS3560.I55
LC item number
  • Rea 2008
  • R43 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
910
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mexican Americans
  • Agricultural laborers
  • California
  • Jimenez, Francisco
  • Migrant agricultural laborers
  • College students
  • Agricultural laborers
  • California
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Reaching out, Francisco Jiménez
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Sequel to: Breaking through and The circuit
Control code
ocn225870890
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
vi, 196 p.
Isbn
9780618038510
Lccn
2008297729
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)225870890
Label
Reaching out, Francisco Jiménez
Publication
Note
Sequel to: Breaking through and The circuit
Control code
ocn225870890
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
vi, 196 p.
Isbn
9780618038510
Lccn
2008297729
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)225870890

Library Locations

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