My brigadista year
|Format:||Large Print 2018|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
A Newbery Medal Award-winning AuthorA National Book Award-winning AuthorThis engrossing historical novel from the author of Bridge to Terabithia follows a teenage Cuban volunteer for Fidel Castro's national literacy campaign. Traveling into the impoverished countryside to teach others how to read, she helps with the daily work and shares the dangers posed by counterrevolutionaries hiding nearby.
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|Series||Thorndike Press large print mini-collections.|
-- Juvenile fiction.
Rural poor -- Education -- Juvenile fiction.
Literacy -- Cuba -- Juvenile fiction.
Literacy -- Cuba -- History -- Fiction.
Coming of age -- Fiction.
Large type books.
Cuba -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Cuba -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| Farminton Hills, Mich. :2018
|Edition||Large print edition.|
323 pages (large print) : maps ; 23 cm.