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Call me Maria: a novel

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From the award-winning author of AN ISLAND LIKE YOU, winner of the Pura Belpre Award Maria is a girl caught between two worlds: Puerto Rico, where she was born, and New York, where she now lives in a basement apartment in the barrio. While her mother remains on the island, Maria lives with her father, the super of their building. As she struggles to lose her island accent, Maria does her best to find her place within the unfamiliar culture of the barrio. Finally, with the Spanglish of the barrio people ringing in her ears, she finds the poet within herself. In lush prose and spare, evocative poetry, Cofer weaves a powerful novel, bursting with life and hope.
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Grouped Work ID 671c5aae-39db-e9da-661b-3f3e349d9b4e
Full title call me maria
Author cofer judith ortiz
Grouping Category book
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subject_facet Identity -- Fiction, Identity -- Juvenile fiction, New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction, New York (N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction, Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction, Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Call me Maria : a novel
title_full Call me Maria : a novel / Judith Ortiz Cofer
title_short Call me Maria :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Identity, Puerto Ricans