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The Resource My brigadista year, Katherine Paterson, (CD unabridged)

My brigadista year, Katherine Paterson, (CD unabridged)

Label
My brigadista year
Title
My brigadista year
Statement of responsibility
Katherine Paterson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When thirteen-year-old Nora tells her parents that she wants to join Premier Castro's army of young literacy teachers, her mother screeches to high heaven and her father roars like a lion. Nora has barely been outside of Havana, why would she throw away her life in a remote shack with no electricity, sleeping on a hammock in somebody's kitchen? But Nora is stubborn: didn't her parents teach her to share what she has with someone in need? Surprisingly, Nora's abuela takes her side, even as she makes Nora promise to come home if things get too hard. But how will Nora know for sure when that time has come? Shining light on a little-known moment in history, Katherine Paterson traces a young teen's coming-of-age journey from a sheltered life to a singular mission: teaching fellow Cubans of all ages to read and write while helping with the work of their daily lives and sharing the dangers posed by counterrevolutionaries hiding in the hills nearby
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
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Paterson, Katherine
Dewey number
[Fic]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PZ7.P273
LC item number
My 2017ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Frankie Corzo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Corzo, Frankie
Series statement
Candlewick on BrillianceAudio
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Literacy programs
  • Cuba
  • Audiobooks on CD
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
My brigadista year, Katherine Paterson, (CD unabridged)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/940/000000000011940236.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1004679709
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
3 audio discs (approximately 4 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781543654936
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781543654936
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
My brigadista year, Katherine Paterson, (CD unabridged)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/011/940/000000000011940236.jpg
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Compact discs
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1004679709
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
3 audio discs (approximately 4 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781543654936
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
9781543654936
Other physical details
CD audio, digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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