Call Me Maria
By (author) Judith Ortiz Cofer
Call Me Maria by Judith Ortiz Cofer
Book DescriptionMaria is a girl caught between two worlds: Puerto Rico, where she was born, and New York, where she now lives in a basement apartment in the barrios. In lush prose and spare, evocative poetry, Cofer weaves a powerful and emotionally satisfying novel.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780756969455
(186mm x 124mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Perfection Learning
Publisher: Perfection Learning
Publish Date: 1-Jul-2006
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Judith Ortiz Cofer
Cruel Country, Hardback (April 2015)
"I am learning the alchemy of grief-how it must be carefully measured and doled out, inflicted-but I have not yet mastered this art," writes Judith Ortiz Cofer in The Cruel Country. This richly textured, deeply moving, lyrical memoir centers on Cofer's return to her native Puerto Rico after her mother has been diagnosed with late-stage lung cancer.
Poeta del Piso de Arriba, Hardback (June 2014)
In this Spanish translation of Judith Ortiz Cofer children's picture book, The Poet Upstairs, a young girl learns that poetry has the power to change the world in this heart-warming picture book.
Poet Upstairs, Hardback (November 2012)
When a poet moves into the apartment above hers, young Juliana asks to meet her and together they write poems of tropical birds and a river that flows to the sea, typing out words that change the world, if only for a while.
Bailar!/Let's Dance, Hardback (October 2011)» View all books by Judith Ortiz Cofer
A young girl and her mother put on their red dresses and dance their way through the barrio, collecting friends and neighbors along the way as they go to the park to hear her father's salsa band play.
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