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Jazz owls : a novel of the Zoot Suit Riots / Margarita Engle ; art by Rudy Gutierrez.

Engle, Margarita, (author.). Gutierrez, Rudy, (illustrator.).

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Item details

  • ISBN: 9781534409439 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1534409432 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781534409446 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 1534409440 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 179 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atheneum, [2018]

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Includes bibliographical references (page 178).
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Zoot Suit Riots, Los Angeles, Calif., 1943 > Juvenile fiction.
Novels in verse > Juvenile literature.
Race relations > Juvenile fiction.
Dance > Juvenile fiction.
Sailors > Juvenile fiction.
Mexican Americans > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > United States > Fiction.
Los Angeles (Calif.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
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