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The Resource Aristotle and Dante discover the secrets of the universe, Benjamin Alire Sáenz

Aristotle and Dante discover the secrets of the universe, Benjamin Alire Sáenz

Label
Aristotle and Dante discover the secrets of the universe
Title
Aristotle and Dante discover the secrets of the universe
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Alire Sáenz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fifteen-year-old Ari Mendoza is an angry loner with a brother in prison, but when he meets Dante and they become friends, Ari starts to ask questions about himself, his parents, and his family that he has never asked before
Summary
Fifteen-year-old Ari Mendoza is an angry loner with a brother in prison, but when he meets Dante and they become friends, Ari starts to ask questions about himself, his parents, and his family that he has never asked before
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2013
  • Lambda Literary Award for Young Adult/Children, 2012.
  • Pura Belpre Award for Narrative, 2013.
  • Rainbow List, 2013.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2012.
  • Stonewall Book Award for Children’s and Young Adult Literature, 2013.
  • Westchester Fiction Award, 2013.
  • YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2013.
Awards note
Pura Belpré Author award winner, 2013.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10098234
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sáenz, Benjamin Alire
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.S1273
LC item number
Ar 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
380
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coming of age
  • Families
  • Mexican-Americans
  • Friendship
  • Homosexuality
  • Young adult fiction
  • Belpré Medal
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Aristotle and Dante discover the secrets of the universe, Benjamin Alire Sáenz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Ages 12 up
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
359 pages
Isbn
9781442408920
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010033649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn666867878
  • (OCoLC)666867878
  • 233324
Label
Aristotle and Dante discover the secrets of the universe, Benjamin Alire Sáenz
Publication
Copyright
Note
Ages 12 up
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
359 pages
Isbn
9781442408920
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010033649
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn666867878
  • (OCoLC)666867878
  • 233324

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