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Jimena Pérez puede volar  Cover Image Book Book

Jimena Pérez puede volar / por Jorge Argueta ; Ilustraciones de Fabricio Vanden Broeck ; traducción al inglés de Elizabeth Bell = Jimena Pérez can fly / by Jorge Argueta ; illustrations by Fabricio Vanden Broeck ; English translation by Elizabeth Bell.

Argueta, Jorge, (author.). Vanden Broeck, Fabricio, 1954- (illustrator.). Bell, Elizabeth, (translator.).


Ten-year-old Jimena loves El Salvador but when gangs threaten to force her to join, she and her mother immigrate to the United States, but are separated at the border.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781558858893 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 155885889X
  • Physical Description: 32, 32 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Houston, Texas : Piñata Books, an imprint of Arte Público Press, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Titles from separate title pages; works bound back to back and inverted.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10-15. Arte Público Press / Piñata Books.
Grades 7-9. Arte Público Press / Piñata Books.
Subject: Emigraci̤n e inmigraci̤n > Ficci̤n.
Inmigrantes > Ficci̤n.
El Salvador > Ficci̤n.
Libros al rev̌s.
Emigration and immigration > Fiction.
Immigrants > Fiction.
El Salvador > Fiction.
Upside-down books.
Spanish language materials > Bilingual.
Materiales espanoles del lenguaje.
Genre: Libros bilingues.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Erlanger Branch J ARGUE J (Text) 33126024047320 JFiction World Language Materials Checked out 03/11/2024

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