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Jiménez, Francisco 1943-

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Works: 206 works in 384 publications in 2 languages and 14,528 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Interviews  History 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Other
Classifications: PZ7.J57525, [FIC]
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The circuit : stories from the life of a migrant child by Francisco Jiménez( Book )
19 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,258 libraries worldwide
[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
Breaking through by Francisco Jiménez( Book )
13 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 2,226 libraries worldwide
Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education
Senderos fronterizos by Francisco Jiménez( Book )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 1,334 libraries worldwide
Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education
The Christmas gift = El regalo de Navidad by Francisco Jiménez( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 1,276 libraries worldwide
When his family has to move again a few days before Christmas in order to find work, Panchito worries that he will not get the ball he has been wanting
La mariposa by Francisco Jiménez( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 991 libraries worldwide
Because he can only speak Spanish, Francisco, son of a migrant worker, has trouble when he begins first grade, but his fascination with the caterpillar in the classroom helps him begin to fit in
The Identification and analysis of Chicano literature ( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 813 libraries worldwide
Hispanics in the United States : an anthology of creative literature by Gary D Keller( Book )
16 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Cajas de cartón : relatos de la vida peregrina de un niño campesino by Francisco Jiménez( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in Spanish and held by 652 libraries worldwide
Francisco Jimenez chronicles the experiences he had after his family left Mexico for California when he was just a child
Más allá de mí : continuación de Cajas de cartón y Senderos fronterizos by Francisco Jiménez( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 187 libraries worldwide
During his college years, the very family solidarity that allows Francisco to survive as a child is tested. Not only must he leave his family when his goes to Santa Clara University, but while Francisco is there, his father abandons the family and returns to Mexico
The circuit [stories from the life of a migrant kid] by Francisco Jiménez( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
[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
Ethnic community builders : Mexican Americans in search of justice and power : the struggle for citizenship rights in San José, California by Francisco Jiménez( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
"Ethnic Community Builders: Mexican Americans in Search of Justice and Power is an oral history of Mexican American activism in San Jose, California, over the past half century. The authors present interviews of fourteen people of various stripes - teachers, politicians, radio personalities - who have been influential in the development of a major urban center with a significant ethnic population. These activists tell the stories of their lives and work with openness and honesty, allowing readers to witness their achievements and failures. This vivid ethnography of a Mexican American community serves as a model for activism wherever ethnic groups seek change and justice."--Jacket
Cajas de cartón [relatos de la vida peregrina de un niño campesino] by Francisco Jiménez( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Explores a migrant family's experiences moving through labor camps, facing poverty and impermanence, and discusses how they endure through faith, hope, and back-breaking work
Poverty and social justice : critical perspectives : a pilgrimage toward our own humanity ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Mosaico de la vida : prosa chicana, cubana y puertorriqueña by Francesc Eiximenis( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in Spanish and English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Reaching out by Francisco Jiménez( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Leaving his home in a migrant community, Francisco sets off for college, carrying memories of years of poverty and prejudice
Memoría de los trabajos ejecutados por la Comisión Científica de Pachuca en el año de 1864 by Mexico) Comisión Científica de Pachuca (Pachuca( Computer File )
1 edition published in 1865 in Spanish and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Facsimile edition of landmark work on Hidalgo's history, physical characteristics, flora, fauna, geology and climate, with new introduction and notes by professor Ballesteros
Breaking through by Francisco Jiménez( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education
Spanish here & now by Gary D Keller( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Introduces beginning students to the Spanish language and Hispanic culture through dialogues, readings, and grammar exercises
Cuatro libros de la naturaleza y virtudes medicinales de las plantas y animales de la Nueva España by Francisco Hernández( Book )
5 editions published in 1888 in Spanish and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Los episodios nacionales de Victoriano Salado Alvarez by Francisco Jiménez( Book )
7 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and Spanish and held by 50 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jimenez, Francisco 1943-
ヒメネス, フランシスコ
Languages
English (102)
Spanish (42)
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