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The Resource Maximilian & the mystery of the Guardian Angel : a bilingual lucha libre thriller, written and illustrated by Xavier Garza

Maximilian & the mystery of the Guardian Angel : a bilingual lucha libre thriller, written and illustrated by Xavier Garza

Label
Maximilian & the mystery of the Guardian Angel : a bilingual lucha libre thriller
Title
Maximilian & the mystery of the Guardian Angel
Title remainder
a bilingual lucha libre thriller
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by Xavier Garza
Title variation
Maximilian and the mystery of the Guardian Angel
Creator
Contributor
Book designer
Editor
Publisher
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Eleven-year-old Margarito, a big fan of the form of wrestling known as lucha libre, begins to suspect that he has a close connection with his favorite luchador, El Angel de La Guardia, the Guardian Angel
Awards note
  • ALA children's award.
  • Pura Belpre Author Honor, 2012.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garza, Xavier
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Parallel text in English and Spanish
LC call number
PZ73
LC item number
.G3682 2011
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Oliva, Flor de María
  • Gómez, Sergio
  • Crosthwaite, Luis Humberto
  • González Campos, Carla
  • Cinco Puntos Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wrestling
  • Heroes
  • Uncles
  • Mexican Americans
  • Families
  • Wrestling
  • Heroes
  • Uncles
  • Mexican Americans
  • Family life
  • Spanish language materials
  • Lucha deportiva
  • Héroes
  • Tíos
  • Mexicano-americanos
  • Mexicano-americanos
  • Wrestling
  • Heroes and heroines
  • Uncles
  • Mexican Americans
  • Family life
  • Bilingual books
  • Texas
  • Texas
  • Texas
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Maximilian & the mystery of the Guardian Angel : a bilingual lucha libre thriller, written and illustrated by Xavier Garza
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Thanks to Luis Humberto Crosthwaite and Carla González Campos for their translation. And to Flor de María Oliva for her edit of the Spanish ; Book cover and design by homeboy Sergio Gómez"--opposite t.p
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
207 p.
Isbn
9781933693989
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010037400
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn669754893
  • (OCoLC)669754893
Label
Maximilian & the mystery of the Guardian Angel : a bilingual lucha libre thriller, written and illustrated by Xavier Garza
Publication
Note
"Thanks to Luis Humberto Crosthwaite and Carla González Campos for their translation. And to Flor de María Oliva for her edit of the Spanish ; Book cover and design by homeboy Sergio Gómez"--opposite t.p
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
207 p.
Isbn
9781933693989
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010037400
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocn669754893
  • (OCoLC)669754893

Library Locations

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