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The poet X : a novel / by Elizabeth Acevedo.

Acevedo, Elizabeth (author.). Harper Audio (Firm) (Added Author). HarperCollins (Firm) (Added Author). Playaway Digital Audio. (Added Author). Findaway World, LLC. (Added Author).

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Easton Public Library YPL ACEVEDO, ELIZABETH (Text to phone) 37777139631287 Young Adult New Playaway Available -

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General Note: One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening.
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
Release date supplied by publisher.
Previously released by HarperCollins Publishers, ℗2018.
"Harper Audio."
"Light."
"HD."
Title from container.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by the author.
Summary, etc.: "Xiomara Batista feels unheard and unable to hide in her Harlem neighborhood. Ever since her body grew into curves, she has learned to let her fists and her fierceness do the talking. But Xiomara has plenty she wants to say, and she pours her frustration 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. With Mami's determination to force her daughter to obey the laws of the church, Xiomara understands that her thoughts are best kept to herself. When she is invited to join her school's slam poetry club, she knows that she could never get around Mami's rules to attend, much less speak her words out loud. But still, she can't stop thinking about performing her poems. Because in spite of a world that may not want to hear her, Xiomara refuses to be silent."--
Subject: Poets Juvenile fiction
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) Juvenile fiction
Novels in verse
Genre: Children's audiobooks.
Young adult fiction.

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