The Circuit : stories from the life of a migrant child
by
 
Jiménez, Francisco, 1943-

Title
The Circuit : stories from the life of a migrant child

Author
Jiménez, Francisco, 1943-

ISBN
9780395979020

Publication Information
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1999, ©1997.

Physical Description
116 pages ; 19 cm

Contents
Under the wire -- Soledad -- Inside out -- Miracle in Tent City -- El Angel de Oro -- Christmas gift -- Death forgiven -- Cotton sack -- The circuit -- Learning the game -- To have and to hold -- Moving still.

Abstract
These stories follow a migrant family through their circuit, from picking cotton and strawberries to topping carrots-- and back again-- over a number of years.

Subject Term
Mexican Americans -- California -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Migrant agricultural laborers -- California -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Mexican American families -- California -- Juvenile fiction.

Geographic Term
California -- Social life and customs -- Juvenile fiction.

Format
Book


Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryAvailability
BookTEEN BIOGRAPHY JIMENEZ32530607466982Main JCPLTeen Collection