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Me Llamo Maria Isabel (My Name Is Maria Isabel) Reprint Edition
Contributor(s): Ada, Alma Flor (Author), Thompson, K. Dyble (Illustrator)

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ISBN: 0689810997     ISBN-13: 9780689810992
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
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Binding Type: Paperback - See All Available Formats & Editions
Language: Spanish
Published: September 1996
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Annotation: When Maria Isable Salazar Lopez enters a new school, her teacher insists on calling her Mary. But Maria Isabel has been named after her Papa's mother and her beloved Puerto Rican grandmother. She just can't see herself as Mary. How can she find the courage to make her teacher understand? A Christopher Award-winning author tells the compelling story of a little girl's decision to stand up for her own identity.
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BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Fiction | People & Places - United States - Hispanic & Latino
- Juvenile Fiction | School & Education
- Juvenile Fiction | Social Themes - Self-esteem & Self-reliance
Dewey: FIC
LCCN: 49126820
Age Level: 7-10
Grade Level: 2-5
Physical Information: 0.19" H x 5.17" W x 7.62" (0.11 lbs) 64 pages
Themes:
- Ethnic Orientation - Hispanic
- Topical - Self-Esteem
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Contributor Bio(s): Ada, Alma Flor: - Alma Flor Ada, an authority on multicultural and bilingual education, is the recipient of the 2012 Virginia Hamilton Literary Award, and in 2014 she was honored by the Mexican government with the prestigious OHTLI Award. She is the author of numerous award-winning books for young readers, including Dancing Home with Gabriel Zubizarreta, My Name Is María Isabel, Under the Royal Palms (Pura Belpré Medal), Where the Flame Trees Bloom, and The Gold Coin (Christopher Award Medal). She lives in California, and you can visit her at AlmaFlorAda.com.
 
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