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The Resource The poet X, a novel by Elizabeth Acevedo., (Axis 360 electronic resource)

The poet X, a novel by Elizabeth Acevedo., (Axis 360 electronic resource)

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
  • Harlem. Ever since her body grew into curves, Xiomara Batista has learned to let her fists and her fierceness do the talking. 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. Mami is determined to force her daughter to obey the laws of the church, and Xiomara understands that her thoughts are best kept to herself. When she is invited to join her school's slam poetry club, she can't stop thinking about performing her poems
  • When Xiomara Batista, who pours all her frustrations and passion into poetry, is invited to join the school slam poetry club, she struggles with her mother's expectations and her need to be heard
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Acevedo, Elizabeth
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • [Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
HL800L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
5.2
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poets
  • Teenage girls
  • Dominican Americans
  • High school students
  • Poets
  • Poetry slams
  • Schools
  • Adolescence
  • Self-esteem
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Teenage girls
  • Dominican Americans
  • High school students
  • Poetry slams
  • Schools
  • Adolescence
  • Self-esteem
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Novels in verse
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The poet X, a novel by Elizabeth Acevedo., (Axis 360 electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (361 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062662828
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0020720752
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1027964264
Label
The poet X, a novel by Elizabeth Acevedo., (Axis 360 electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (361 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780062662828
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0020720752
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1027964264

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