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The House on Mango Street

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 643 Ratings and 643 Reviews

Book Description
In hardcover for the first time--on the tenth anniversary of its initial publication--the greatly admired and bestselling book about a young girl growing up in the Latino section of Chicago. Sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes deeply joyous, this novel depicts a new American landscape through its multiple characters.
Book Information
PublisherAlfred A. Knopf
BindingHardcover (31 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages160
Publication Date04/26/1994
The Creators
About Sandra Cisneros (Author) : Sandra Cisneros is a published author and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Sandra Cisneros include The House on Mango Street (Unabridged), Family Pictures, 15th Anniver... more
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1/29/2009 Lisa Knasiak said: While Cisneros does a wonderful job of immersing the reader in her culture, you dont need to be Hispanic to relate to the emotions and experiences she writes about so beautifully.
tags: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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12/22/2008 Cathy Voelker said: Excellent book. Use to teach descriptive writing.
tags: I recommend, I read

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3/28/2008 Jan Jugran said: Wonderful.

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10/24/2007 LaTonya Baldwin

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