The Resource Becoming Beatriz, by Tami Charles

Becoming Beatriz, by Tami Charles

Label
Becoming Beatriz
Title
Becoming Beatriz
Statement of responsibility
by Tami Charles
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1984 in the barrios of Newark, Beatriz Mendez is looking forward to dancing at her fifteenth birthday, because dancing is her true passion in life, but when her brother Juni, gang-leader of the Puerto Rican gang the Diablos, is killed by the rival Haitian Macoute gang she finds herself thrust into the role of gang-leader and drug dealer--until she meets Nassar, a dorky Haitian boy who shares and reignites her passion for dancing
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Charles, Tami
Dewey number
  • 813.6
  • Fic
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.1.C4915
LC item number
Be 2019
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Puerto Ricans
  • Haitian Americans
  • Hispanic American gangs
  • Female gang members
  • Teenagers
  • Dance
  • Ethnic relations
  • Nineteen eighties
  • Puerto Ricans
  • Haitian Americans
  • Gangs
  • Dance
  • Ethnic relations
  • Newark (N.J.)
  • Newark (N.J.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Becoming Beatriz, by Tami Charles
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Companion to: Like Vanessa
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1055567670
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9781580897785
Lccn
2018031378
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Becoming Beatriz, by Tami Charles
Publication
Note
Companion to: Like Vanessa
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1055567670
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9781580897785
Lccn
2018031378
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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