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The Resource The girl from Chimel, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger

The girl from Chimel, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger

Label
The girl from Chimel
Title
The girl from Chimel
Statement of responsibility
Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Menchu's retelling of the stories her grandparents and parents told presents a rich, humorous and engaging picture of the past. Stories like her grandfather swepting her grandmother off her feet, picking blackberries and secretly eating them with chunks of brown sugar, playing with her siblings in the river and her mother's knowledge of the healing powers of the forest plants
Member of
Summary
The Nobel Peace Prize winner details her Guatemalan childhood, recounting stories of her grandparents and parents, and her close association with the natural world that surrounded her highland village
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2006
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178476
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
j868/.703
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translation: Li Mi'in, una nina de Chimel
LC call number
PZ7.M53
LC item number
Gi 2005
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860
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
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-HTdmzNDZHo
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True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The girl from Chimel, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm57697284
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
54 pages
Isbn
9780888996664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)57697284
Label
The girl from Chimel, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm57697284
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
54 pages
Isbn
9780888996664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)57697284

Library Locations

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