The Resource The girl from Playa Blanca, Ofelia Dumas Lachtman

The girl from Playa Blanca, Ofelia Dumas Lachtman

Label
The girl from Playa Blanca
Title
The girl from Playa Blanca
Statement of responsibility
Ofelia Dumas Lachtman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A world of adventure greets Elena and her little brother, Carlos, when they leave their Mexican seaside village to find their father, who has suddenly disappeared in the masses of immigrants attempting to make a living in Los Angeles in order to support families back home. Elena strikes out to find her father, without many leads or information, but armed with her well-developed English skills and luckily is hired by a wealthy Mexican-American family. Now able to support herself and Carlos, Elena begins the search for her father in earnest, encountering intrigue, crime and a mystery related to her father's disappearance. In her desperate search Elena also finds friendship, love and the confidence to forge her own identity
Member of
Summary
When Elena and her little brother, Carlos, leave their Mexican seaside village to search for their immigrant father in Los Angeles, they encounter intrigue, crime, mystery, friendship, and love
Storyline
Character
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133659
Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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Lachtman, Ofelia Dumas
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Brothers and sisters
  • Mexicans
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Detective and mystery stories
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Mexicans
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Mystery and detective stories
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The girl from Playa Blanca, Ofelia Dumas Lachtman
Link
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12432488
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781611927702
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12432488
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12432488
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The girl from Playa Blanca, Ofelia Dumas Lachtman
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12432488
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781611927702
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12432488
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12432488
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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