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Author Manzano, Sonia.

Title Becoming Maria : love and chaos in the South Bronx / Sonia Manzano.

Publication Info. New York : Scholastic Press, 2015.

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 GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction    791.45 Manzano,S MAN    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Teen Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 262 pages : illustrations (black & white) ; 22 cm.
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Contents Part 1. Fragments -- Kid Diaper meets mystery girl -- Family beatings -- Poverty sing-along -- Invisible girl -- A Christmas fact of life -- Hunger camp -- Family mood swings -- Queen for a day -- Banishment, threats, and a suicide -- Buried treasure -- Knives in the oven -- Part 2. La lucha -- Landing on Planet X -- Estupida -- West Side story -- Fight! Fight! Fight! -- Southern Boulevard -- Vanessa Delmonte -- Back to square one -- Worlds collide -- Agitation -- Down with Puerto Rico -- My dramatic life -- Part 3. The beginning -- Performing arts -- Winner or loser? -- What skin am I in? -- The love and marriage bomb -- Oozing opportunist -- Free at last -- Stages of fear -- Black power -- Godspell -- Unhappy ending -- The beginning.
Subject Manzano, Sonia.
Manzano, Sonia -- Family.
Coming of age -- Bronx (New York, N.Y.).
Actors and actresses.
Television writers.
Hispanic American women.
Women -- Biography.
Manzano, Sonia -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature.
Manzano, Sonia -- Family -- Juvenile literature.
Coming of age -- Juvenile literature.
Television actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Television writers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Hispanic American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9780545621847 (hardback)
0545621844 (hardback)

 
    
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