The Resource Mama's nightingale : a story of immigration and separation, by Edwidge Danticat ; illustrations by Leslie Staub

Mama's nightingale : a story of immigration and separation, by Edwidge Danticat ; illustrations by Leslie Staub

Label
Mama's nightingale : a story of immigration and separation
Title
Mama's nightingale
Title remainder
a story of immigration and separation
Statement of responsibility
by Edwidge Danticat ; illustrations by Leslie Staub
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Danticat, Edwidge
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.D2385
LC item number
Mam 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Staub, Leslie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Separation (Psychology)
  • Detention of persons
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Haitian Americans
  • Creative writing
Target audience
primary
Label
Mama's nightingale : a story of immigration and separation, by Edwidge Danticat ; illustrations by Leslie Staub
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780525428091
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014039868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
coloUr illustrations
System control number
  • ocn893389675
  • (OCoLC)893389675
Label
Mama's nightingale : a story of immigration and separation, by Edwidge Danticat ; illustrations by Leslie Staub
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780525428091
Isbn Type
(hardcover : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014039868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
coloUr illustrations
System control number
  • ocn893389675
  • (OCoLC)893389675

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