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The circuit : [stories from the life of a migrant child]

Author: Francisco Jiménez; Adrián Vargas
Publisher: North Kingstown, RI : Audio Bookshelf, ℗2001.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
[In this novel], intertwined stories follow a migrant family through their circuit, from picking cotton and strawberries to topping carrots - and back again - over a number of years. As it moves from one labor camp to the next, the little family off four grows into ten. Impermanence and poverty define their lives. But with faith, hope, and back-breaking work, the family endues.-Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Francisco Jiménez; Adrián Vargas
ISBN: 1883332710 9781883332716
OCLC Number: 46438191
Notes: "Tracks every 2 minutes"--Discs.
Unabridged.
Subtitle from container.
Credits: Music performed by Adrian Vargas.
Performer(s): Read by Adrian Vargas.
Description: 3 audio discs (3 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Compact discs.
Contents: De colores --
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 --
Canción mixteca --
Author's afterword.
Responsibility: by Francisco Jiménez.

Abstract:

[In this novel], intertwined stories follow a migrant family through their circuit, from picking cotton and strawberries to topping carrots - and back again - over a number of years. As it moves from one labor camp to the next, the little family off four grows into ten. Impermanence and poverty define their lives. But with faith, hope, and back-breaking work, the family endues.-Back cover.

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