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Title Information


Title:
House on Mango Street
Annotation:
A young girl living in a Hispanic neighborhood in Chicago ponders her environment and evaluates her relationships with family and friends.
Copyright:
1991
Original Copyright:
1984
Translator:
Author:
Sandra Cisneros
Illustrator:
Grade Level Span:
  • 6-8
  • 9-12
Language:
English
Genre:
  • Fiction
  • Realistic Fiction
  • Short Story
Classification:
Struggling Reader
Culture:
Latino/Latino American
Topic:
  • American History
  • Diversity
  • Women’s Studies
Discipline:
  • English-Language Arts/Literary Elements
  • History/Social Science
English-Language Arts/Literary Elements Standards:
History/Social Science Standards:
HSS 11.11
Award:
Outstanding Books for the College Bound
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