The Resource Jazz owls : a novel of the Zoot Suit Riots, Margarita Engle ; art by Rudy Gutierrez

Jazz owls : a novel of the Zoot Suit Riots, Margarita Engle ; art by Rudy Gutierrez

Label
Jazz owls : a novel of the Zoot Suit Riots
Title
Jazz owls
Title remainder
a novel of the Zoot Suit Riots
Statement of responsibility
Margarita Engle ; art by Rudy Gutierrez
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In early 1940s Los Angeles, Mexican Americans Marisela and Lorena work in canneries all day then jitterbug with sailors all night with their zoot suit wearing younger brother, Ray, as escort until the night racial violence leads to murder. Includes historical note
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engle, Margarita
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 12 up
  • 12-19
  • 7-12
Intended audience source
  • Brodart
  • Brodart
LC call number
PZ7.5.E54
LC item number
Jaz 2018
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gutierrez, Rudy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Zoot Suit Riots, Los Angeles, Calif., 1943
  • Novels in verse
  • Zoot Suit Riots, Los Angeles, Calif., 1943
  • Race relations
  • Dancing
  • Sailors
  • Mexican Americans
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Novels in verse
  • Race relations
  • Dancing
  • Sailors
  • Mexican Americans
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Historical / United States / 20th Century
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / People & Places / United States / Hispanic & Latino
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Prejudice & Racism
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Jazz owls : a novel of the Zoot Suit Riots, Margarita Engle ; art by Rudy Gutierrez
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 178)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9781534409446
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2017024247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1000447275
  • (OCoLC)on1000447275
  • 2669697
Label
Jazz owls : a novel of the Zoot Suit Riots, Margarita Engle ; art by Rudy Gutierrez
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 178)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9781534409446
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2017024247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1000447275
  • (OCoLC)on1000447275
  • 2669697

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