The poet X : a novel
(Playaway)

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Published
Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, [2019].
Format
Playaway
Edition
Unabridged.
ISBN
9781987161557, 1987161556
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Springfield Brightwood Branch - YAYA PLAYAWAY AcevedoAvailable
Springfield Indian Orchard Branch - YAYA PLAYAWAY AcevedoAvailable
Westborough Public Library - AudiobookPLAYAWAY ACEAvailable

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Published
Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, [2019].
Edition
Unabridged.
Physical Desc
1 audio media player (approximately 3 hr., 30 min.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Language
English
ISBN
9781987161557, 1987161556
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 5.2, 5 Points
Lexile code
HL
Lexile measure
800

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Title from container.
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"HD."
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"Light."
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"Harper Audio."
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Previously released by HarperCollins Publishers, ℗2018.
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Release date supplied by publisher.
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Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
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One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening.
Participants/Performers
Read by the author.
Description
"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."--,Provided by publisher.

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