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Mama's nightingale : a story of immigration and separation

Danticat, Edwidge, 1969-

New York, N.Y. : Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, [2015]

{32} p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.

When Saya's mother is sent to jail as an illegal immigrant, she sends her daughter a cassette tape with a song and a bedtime story, which inspires Saya to write a story of her own--one that just might bring her mother home.

Reading Level: 3.3

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

9780525428091

LC Call No:

PZ7.D2385 Mam 2015

Dewey Class No:

[E] 23

Author:

Danticat, Edwidge, 1969-

Title:

Mama's nightingale : a story of immigration and separation / by Edwidge Danticat ; illustrated by Leslie Staub.

Publisher:

New York, N.Y. : Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, [2015]

Physical:

{32} p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal starred, September 2015

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection starred, March 2016

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, June 2015

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, July 2015

Citation/Refs:

New York Times, August 2015

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, April 2016

Summary:

When Saya's mother is sent to jail as an illegal immigrant, she sends her daughter a cassette tape with a song and a bedtime story, which inspires Saya to write a story of her own--one that just might bring her mother home.

Target Audience:

3.3.

Target Audience:

K-3 Follett School Solutions.

Subject:

Mother-daughter relationship--Fiction.

Subject:

Interpersonal relations--Fiction.

Subject:

Criminal procedure--Fiction.

Subject:

Immigration and emigration--Fiction.

Subject:

Haitian Americans--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Staub, Leslie, 1957- ill.

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510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  Kirkus Starred, July 2015
510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  New York Times, August 2015
510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  Horn Book, April 2016
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