Title:
Format:
Book
Author:
Edition:
1st ed.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2002.
Description:
380 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary:
In a future where humans despise clones, Matt enjoys special status as the young clone of El Patrón, the 142-year-old leader of a corrupt drug empire nestled between Mexico and the United States.
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Notes:
Newbery Honor Book, 2003
Michael L. Printz award, honor book, 2003
Contents:
Youth: 0 to 6 -- In the beginnig -- Little house in the poppy fields -- Property of the alacrán estate -- María -- Prison -- Middle age: 7 to 11 -- El patrón -- Teacher -- Eejit in the dry field -- Secret passage -- Cat with nine lives -- Giving and taking of gifts -- Thing on the bed -- Lotus pond -- Celia's story -- Old age: 12 to 14 -- Starved bird -- Brother wolf -- Eejit pens -- Dragon hoard -- Coming-of-age -- Esperanza -- Blood wedding Betrayal -- Age 14: Death -- Final good-bye -- Farm patrol -- La vida nueva: Lost boys -- Five-legged horse -- Plankton factory -- Washing a dusty mind -- When the whales lost their legs -- Ton-ton -- Found out -- Boneyard -- Shrimp harvester -- El día de los muertos -- Castle on the hill -- Homecoming -- House of eternity.
  
LCCN:
2001056594
ISBN:
0689852223
9780689852220
9781415534991 (FollettBound)
Other Number:
48796533
Control Number:
1612874
  
Total Owned in SHARE
193
# Available:
179
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
1
# Local items in:
0
Course Reserves:
0
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