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The house of the scorpion

Author: Nancy Farmer
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a future where humans despise clones, Matt enjoys special status as the young clone of El Patrón, the 142-year-old leader of a corrupt drug empire nestled between Mexico and the United States.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Farmer
OCLC Number: 51795630
Notes: Originally published: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, ©2002. 1st ed.
"A Richard Jackson book."
Target Audience: Grades 6-9.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital, mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Youth, 0 to 6: In the beginning; Little house in the poppy fields; Property of the Alacran estate; Maria; Prison --
Middle age, 7 to 11: El Patron; Teacher; Eejit in the dry field; Secret passage; A cat with nine lives; Giving and taking of gifts; Thing on the bed; Lotus pond; Celia's story --
Old age, 12 to 14: A starved bird; Brother wolf; Eejit pens; Dragon hoard; Coming-of-age; Esperanza; Blood wedding; Betrayal --
Age 14: Death; A final good-bye; Farm patrol --
La vida nueva: Lost boys; A five-legged horse; Plankton factor; Washing a dusty mind; When the whales lost their legs; Ton-ton; Found out; Boneyard; Shrimp harvester; El dia de los muertos; Castle on the hill; Homecoming; House of eternity.
Responsibility: Nancy Farmer.

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In a future where humans despise clones, Matt enjoys special status as the young clone of El Patrón, the 142-year-old leader of a corrupt drug empire nestled between Mexico and the United States.

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