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The Resource The firefly letters : a suffragette's journey to Cuba, Margarita Engle

The firefly letters : a suffragette's journey to Cuba, Margarita Engle

Label
The firefly letters : a suffragette's journey to Cuba
Title
The firefly letters
Title remainder
a suffragette's journey to Cuba
Statement of responsibility
Margarita Engle
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on little-known Cuban history to tell a stirring story in poetry. Based on the diaries and letters of Swedish suffragist Fredrika Bremer, who spent three months in Cuba in 1851, the story focuses on oppressed women, the privileged as well as the enslaved, in three alternating free-verse narratives
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • Pura Belpré Author Honor, 2011
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011
  • Notable Book for a Global Society, 2011
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engle, Margarita
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Young Adult
  • 1230
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3555.N4254
LC item number
F57 2010
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 6.2.
  • 11.0.
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bremer, Fredrika
  • Bremer, Fredrika
  • Novels in verse
  • Women
  • Women
  • Novels in verse
  • Women
  • Bremer, Fredrika
  • Novels in verse
  • Women
  • Cuba
  • Women
  • American poetry
  • Children's poetry
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The firefly letters : a suffragette's journey to Cuba, Margarita Engle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
151 pages
Isbn
9780805090826
Lccn
2009023445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn383839267
  • (OCoLC)383839267
Label
The firefly letters : a suffragette's journey to Cuba, Margarita Engle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
151 pages
Isbn
9780805090826
Lccn
2009023445
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn383839267
  • (OCoLC)383839267

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