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Awards for AN ISLAND LIKE YOU: A Recipient of the Pura Belpre Award (ALSC/REFORMA). Judith Ortiz Cofer is an award-winning author known for her stories about coming-of-age experiences in the barrio and her writings about the cultural conflicts of immigrants. An ALA Best Book for Young Adults. A School of Library Journal Best Book of the Year. She is the author of many distinguished titles for young adults such as, CALL ME MARIA, THE MEANING OF CONSEULO, SILENT DANCING: A PARTIAL REMEMBERANCE OD A PUERTO RICAN CHILDHOOD, and THE LINE IN THE SUN.
Judith Ortiz Cofer's Pura Belpré award-winning collection of short stories about life in the barrio! . AN ISLAND LIKE YOU: Stories of the Barrio.
Judith Ortiz Cofer's Pura Belpré award-winning collection of short stories about life in the barrio! Rita is exiled to Puerto Rico for a summer with her grandparents after her parents catch her with a bo. Пользовательский отзыв - Kirkus. A pastiche of 12 short stories about Puerto RicanAmerican teenagers growing up in a New Jersey barrio. Her other books include Silent Dancing: A Partial Remembrance of a Puerto Rican Childhood, An Island Like You: Stories of the Barrio, If I Could Fly, and Woman in Front of the Sun: On Becoming a Writer. She died from cancer on December 30, 2016 at the age of 64.
An Island Like You book. Judith Ortiz Cofer is probably the best-known Puerto Rican author of young adult literature, and the stories in An Island Like You frequently appear in high school readers although the book itself is no longer in print. Upon seeing the title, you might think you were holding in your hands a book set entirely in the Caribbean.
Cofer, Judith Ortiz, 1952-. New York : Puffin Books. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; americana. Day in the barrio - Bad influence - Arturo's flight - Beauty lessons - Catch the moon - An hour with Abuelo - The one who watches - Matoa's mirror - Don Jose of La Mancha - Abuela invents the zero - A job for Valentin - Home to El. Building - White balloons.
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The first and longest story in the book - about a 15-year-old girl who is sent to stay with her grandparents in Puerto Rico for the summer - is a fine, selfcontained achievement. They are the Holden Caulfields of the barrio. The first-person narrators - six girls and one boy - are slightly different people in slightly different situations, all of them participants in the tragedy of adolescence
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