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My brigadista year, Katherine Paterson

Label
My brigadista year
Title
My brigadista year
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Paterson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Katherine Paterson is back - A new novel from the author of Bridge to Terabithia - based on a completely true historical event. A historical novel about a young Cuban teenager who volunteers for Fidel Castro's national literacy campaign that taught those throughout the impoverished countryside to read
Awards note
"A Junior Library Guild selection."
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paterson, Katherine
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
Reading level
6.4.
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Child teachers
  • Rural poor
  • Literacy
  • Cuba
  • Literacy
  • Coming of age
  • Cuba
  • Historical fiction
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Historical
  • Child teachers
  • Literacy
  • Rural poor
  • Cuba
Target audience
juvenile
Label
My brigadista year, Katherine Paterson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes timeline of Cuban history
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The campaign--Havana, March 1961 -- Back to the beginning--Havana, 1947-1958 -- My secondary school--Havana, 1958-1959 -- Preparing to leave--Havana, March 1961 -- Varadero training camp--April 1961 -- Into the Escambray mountains--April 1961 -- Our squad--Base camp, April 1961 -- My new family--arriving on assignment, early May 1961 -- Writing his own name--At the Santanas' farm, May 1961 -- I can read!--On assignment, June-July 1961 -- Danger--July 1961 -- Life goes on--On assignment, July-September 1961 -- The accident--at the Santanas' farm, September 1961 -- Too hard--October 1961 -- The decision--Late October 1961 -- Celebrations--November 1961 -- ¡Vencimos!--November-December 1961 -- ¡Vencimos!--Leaving the mountains, December 1961
Control code
ocn973511985
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780763695088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)973511985
Label
My brigadista year, Katherine Paterson
Publication
Note
Includes timeline of Cuban history
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The campaign--Havana, March 1961 -- Back to the beginning--Havana, 1947-1958 -- My secondary school--Havana, 1958-1959 -- Preparing to leave--Havana, March 1961 -- Varadero training camp--April 1961 -- Into the Escambray mountains--April 1961 -- Our squad--Base camp, April 1961 -- My new family--arriving on assignment, early May 1961 -- Writing his own name--At the Santanas' farm, May 1961 -- I can read!--On assignment, June-July 1961 -- Danger--July 1961 -- Life goes on--On assignment, July-September 1961 -- The accident--at the Santanas' farm, September 1961 -- Too hard--October 1961 -- The decision--Late October 1961 -- Celebrations--November 1961 -- ¡Vencimos!--November-December 1961 -- ¡Vencimos!--Leaving the mountains, December 1961
Control code
ocn973511985
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
198 pages
Isbn
9780763695088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)973511985

Library Locations

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      42.929514 -75.851932
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