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The Resource The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano, Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls

The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano, Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls

Label
The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano
Title
The poet slave of Cuba
Title remainder
a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano
Statement of responsibility
Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Born a slave, raised by a woman not his mother, and denied an education, Juan overcame all the personal obstacles he faced as a child in order to reach freedom, pursue his natural talents, and become the celebrated poet he was destined to be
Awards note
Pura Belpré Author Award, 2008.
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Engle, Margarita
Dewey number
  • 811/.54
  • B
  • 921
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ8.3.E54
  • PS3555.N4254
LC item number
  • P64 2011
  • P64 2011
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Qualls, Sean
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manzano, Juan Francisco
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Slaves
  • Poets
  • American poetry
  • Cuba
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano, Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Henry Holt, 2006. With additional material
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Square Fish ed.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780312659288
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)650212719
  • (OCoLC)ocn650212719
  • 1618042
Label
The poet slave of Cuba : a biography of Juan Francisco Manzano, Margarita Engle ; art by Sean Qualls
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Henry Holt, 2006. With additional material
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st Square Fish ed.
Extent
184 p.
Isbn
9780312659288
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)650212719
  • (OCoLC)ocn650212719
  • 1618042

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