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The Resource Star in the forest, Laura Resau

Star in the forest, Laura Resau

Label
Star in the forest
Title
Star in the forest
Statement of responsibility
Laura Resau
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After eleven-year-old Zitlally's father is deported to Mexico, she takes refuge in her trailer park's forest of rusted car parts, where she befriends a spunky neighbor and finds a stray dog that she nurses back to health and believes she must keep safe so that her father will return
Summary
Anticipating her deported father's return while hiding her undocumented status from authorities, Zitlally is devastated by her father's abduction and waits for news with a stray dog she believes is her father's animal spirit
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
347255
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Resau, Laura
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Illegal aliens
  • Fathers
  • Trailer camps
  • Dogs
  • Friendship
  • Mexican Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Star in the forest, Laura Resau
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn535668514
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
149 p.
Isbn
9780385737920
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)535668514
Label
Star in the forest, Laura Resau
Publication
Control code
ocn535668514
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
149 p.
Isbn
9780385737920
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)535668514

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