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The poet X / a novel by Elizabeth Acevedo.

Acevedo, Elizabeth, (author.).


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  • 75 of 79 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 3 of 4 copies available at Bridgeport Public Library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport YA ACEVEDO (Text to phone) 34000081353096 Young Adult Fiction Available -
East Side Branch - Bridgeport YA ACEVEDO (Text to phone) 34000147821854 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Newfield Branch - Bridgeport YA ACEVEDO (Text to phone) 34000147850481 Young Adult Fiction In process -
North Branch - Bridgeport YA ACEVEDO (Text to phone) 34000081353112 High School Nutmeg Nominees Available -

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Harlem. Ever since her body grew into curves, Xiomara Batista has learned to let her fists and her fierceness do the talking. She pours all her frustration and passion onto the pages of a leather notebook, reciting the words to herself like prayers-- especially after she catches feelings for a boy in her bio class named Aman, who her family can never know about. Mami is determined to force her daughter to obey the laws of the church, and Xiomara understands that her thoughts are best kept to herself. When she is invited to join her school's slam poetry club, she can't stop thinking about performing her poems.
Awards Note:
Nutmeg Award Nominee, High School, 2021.
Pura Belpre Medal, Narrative (Author), 2019.
Subject: Teenage girls > Juvenile fiction.
Dominican Americans > Juvenile fiction.
High school students > Juvenile fiction.
Poets > Juvenile fiction.
Poetry slams > Juvenile fiction.
Schools > Juvenile fiction.
Adolescence > Juvenile fiction.
Self-esteem > Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Juvenile fiction.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) > Juvenile fiction.
Teenage girls > Fiction.
Dominican Americans > Fiction.
High school students > Fiction.
Poets > Fiction.
Poetry slams > Fiction.
Schools > Fiction.
Adolescence > Fiction.
Self-esteem > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) > Fiction.
Novels in verse.
Genre: Novels in verse.
Young adult fiction.
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