The Resource The poet X, a novel by Elizabeth Acevedo

The poet X, a novel by Elizabeth Acevedo

Label
The poet X
Title
The poet X
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Elizabeth Acevedo
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Xiomara Batista feels unheard and unable to hide in her Harlem neighborhood. Ever since her body grew into curves, she has learned to let her fists and her fierceness do the talking. But Xiomara has plenty she wants to say, and she pours all her frustration and passion onto the pages of a leather notebook, reciting the words to herself like prayers?especially after she catches feelings for a boy in her bio class named Aman, who her family can never know about. With Mami?s determination to force her daughter to obey the laws of the church, Xiomara understands that her thoughts are best kept to herself. So when she is invited to join her school?s slam poetry club, she doesn?t know how she could ever attend without her mami finding out. But she still can?t stop thinking about performing her poems. Because in the face of a world that may not want to hear her, Xiomara refuses to be silent
Related
Cataloging source
PABRO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Acevedo, Elizabeth
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 12-19
  • 7-12
Intended audience source
  • Brodart
  • Brodart
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
LC call number
PZ7.5.A24
LC item number
Poe 2018
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 5.2
  • 6.3
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young women
  • Poetry
  • Novels in verse
  • Young women
  • Poetry
  • Novels in verse
  • PLP
  • PLP
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The poet X, a novel by Elizabeth Acevedo
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
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
361 pages
Isbn
9780062662804
Lccn
2017943585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)989963667
  • (OCoLC)ocn989963667
  • 2676369
  • 2840447
  • 2850408
  • 2850408
Label
The poet X, a novel by Elizabeth Acevedo
Publication
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
361 pages
Isbn
9780062662804
Lccn
2017943585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)989963667
  • (OCoLC)ocn989963667
  • 2676369
  • 2840447
  • 2850408
  • 2850408

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