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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
The author recounts her childhood in the Mayan villages of the highlands, bringing to life the beauty, community, and integrity of her homeland, which was forever changed by the war in Guatemala
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
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
178476
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
j868/.703
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
860
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
PZ7.M53
LC item number
Gi 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
860
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Reading level
  • 5.2
  • 5.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The girl from Chimel, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation: Li Mi'in, una nina de Chimel
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
57697284
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
54 pages
Isbn
9780888996664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The girl from Chimel, Rigoberta Menchú with Dante Liano ; pictures by Domi ; translated by David Unger
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation: Li Mi'in, una nina de Chimel
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
57697284
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
54 pages
Isbn
9780888996664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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