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The epic fail of Arturo Zamora

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The epic fail of Arturo Zamora

Cartaya, Pablo, author.

New York : Viking, [2017]

236 pages ; 22 cm

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When his family's restaurant and Cuban American neighborhood in Miami are threatened by a greedy land developer, thirteen-year-old Arturo, joined by Carmen, a cute poetry enthusiast, fight back, discovering the power of poetry and protest through untold family stories and the work of José Martí.

Reading Counts: Level 4.6 / 13.0 Points / 71141.

Lexile: 750L

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ISBN:

9781101997239

LC Call No:

PZ7.C24253 Ep 2017

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Cartaya, Pablo, author.

Title:

The epic fail of Arturo Zamora / Pablo Cartaya.

Physical:

236 pages ; 22 cm

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unmediated n rdamedia

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volume nc rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Booklist Starred Reviews, 4/1/2017

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Horn Book Guide, 10/2017

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Kirkus Review, 3/15/2017

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Publishers Weekly Starred, 5/15/2017

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School Library Journal, 3/2017

Summary:

When his family's restaurant and Cuban American neighborhood in Miami are threatened by a greedy land developer, thirteen-year-old Arturo, joined by Carmen, a cute poetry enthusiast, fight back, discovering the power of poetry and protest through untold family stories and the work of José Martí.

Target Audience:

750 Lexile.

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS MG 5.0 7.0 190668.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 4.6 13.0 71141.

Awards Note:

Belpré Honor Book, 2018

Subject:

Families--Fiction.

Subject:

Restaurants--Fiction.

Subject:

Hispanic Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Family life--Fiction.

Subject:

Latinos (U.S.)--Fiction.

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