Jazz owls : a novel of the Zoot Suit Riots
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Contributors
Gutierrez, Rudy, illustrator.
Published
New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2018].
Status
Overton High - Teen Fiction  1 available
F Eng

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Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
179 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9781534409439, 1534409432, 9781534409446, 1534409440
Reading Level
MG+
Level 6.8, 2 Points
Lexile measure
1300

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
In early 1940s Los Angeles, Mexican Americans Marisela and Lorena work in canneries all day, then jitterbug with sailors all night with their zoot suit wearing younger brother, Ray, as escort until the night racial violence leads to murder. Includes historical note.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Engle, M., & Gutierrez, R. (2018). Jazz owls: a novel of the Zoot Suit Riots (First edition.). Atheneum Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Engle, Margarita and Rudy, Gutierrez. 2018. Jazz Owls: A Novel of the Zoot Suit Riots. New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Engle, Margarita and Rudy, Gutierrez. Jazz Owls: A Novel of the Zoot Suit Riots New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Engle, Margarita,, and Rudy Gutierrez. Jazz Owls: A Novel of the Zoot Suit Riots First edition., Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2018.

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