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Parrot in the Oven: Mi Vida

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3.1 out of 5
Based on 934 Ratings and 229 Reviews

Book Description
It's no wonder that Parrot in the Oven won the 1996 National Book Award for Young People's Fiction. Victor Martinez's lush, evocative prose leaps from the page, grabbing the reader by the throat right from the start. Not only do we witness Manuel Hernandez's coming of age, we feel every juicy moment of it: his ache for something just out of reach, the confusion of seeing his family with new eyes, ... More
Book Information
BindingAudio Cassette (26 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages224
Publication Date02/14/1998
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About Steve Scott (Author, Illustrator) : Steve Scott is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Steve Scott include Marvel Adventures Hulk Volume 3: Strongest One Ther... more
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About Victor Martinez (Author) : Victor Martinez is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Victor Martinez include El Loro En El Horno, Parrot in the Oven, Same Difference: Youn... more
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6/18/2010 Cassandra Ritter tagged as: I recommend, I read

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