The house on Mango Street
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Published
Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.
ISBN
9781432865061, 1432865064
Lexile measure
870L
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LocationCall NumberStatus
Cicero Public Library - StacksCISNEROS, SANDRAOn Shelf
Glen Ellyn Public Library - New Large TypeFIC CISNEROS, SANDRAOn Shelf
Oak Lawn Public Library - Large TypeLARGE TYPE FICTION CISNEROSOn Shelf
Villa Park Public Library - Large TypeLARGE PRINT F CISNEROS, S.On Shelf

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Format
Large Print
Edition
Large print edition., Twenty-fifth anniversary edition--cover.
Physical Desc
171 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 4.5, 3 Points
Lexile measure
870

Notes

General Note
"Recommended for Young Adult Readers."
Description
"From the beloved author of The House on Mango Street: a richly illustrated compilation of true stories and nonfiction pieces that, taken together, form a jigsaw autobiography: an intimate album of a literary legend's life and career. From the Chicago neighborhoods where she grew up and set her groundbreaking The House on Mango Street to her abode in Mexico, in a region where "my ancestors lived for centuries," the places Sandra Cisneros has lived have provided inspiration for her now-classic works of fiction and poetry. But a house of her own, where she could truly take root, has eluded her. With this collection--spanning nearly three decades, and including never-before-published work--Cisneros has come home at last. Ranging from the private (her parents' loving and tempestuous marriage) to the political (a rallying cry for one woman's liberty in Sarajevo) to the literary (a tribute to Marguerite Duras), and written with her trademark sensitivity and honesty, these poignant, unforgettable pieces give us not only her most transformative memories but also a revelation of her artistic and intellectual influences. Here is an exuberant, deeply moving celebration of a life in writing lived to the fullest--an important milestone in a storied career"--,Provided by publisher.
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"A book of essays spanning the author's career a[nd] reflecting upon the various homes she's lived in around the world"--,Provided by publisher.
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LARGE PRINT

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APA Citation (style guide)

Cisneros, S. (2019). The house on Mango Street. Large print edition. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Cisneros, Sandra. 2019. The House On Mango Street. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Cisneros, Sandra, The House On Mango Street. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.

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Cisneros, Sandra. The House On Mango Street. Large print edition. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019. Print.

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