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User Review  - flydodofly - LibraryThing

A collection of snippets, as author calls it herself: "...just a jar of buttons..." Situations one has while growing up. The atmosphere feels threatening somehow, I expect bad things to happen ... Read full review

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User Review  - deldevries - LibraryThing

Very interesting set of short stories. The forward by the author describes how her personal background and the desire for authentic telling of her own stories led to her writing. The audio version is read by the author. This packs a lot of meaning into the stories. Read full review

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User Review  - Ebarclift13 - LibraryThing

The Two-Word Strategy Formal Review: Word 1: Home Word 2: Progression I chose these words because throughout the story Esperanza's journal entries grow in depth. In the beginning her journal entries ... Read full review

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User Review  - Feleciak - LibraryThing

**BOOK REVIEW** The House on Mango Street 3 stars Interesting Told in the voice of a child, this coming of age story, with a series of vignettes describes Esperanza Cordero's life on Mango Street ... Read full review

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User Review  - JessicaC35 - LibraryThing

This story is about a young Mexican-American girl who comes of age on Mango Street in Chicago. The narrator chronicles her life living in relative poverty as a Mexican-American teenager and her ... Read full review

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User Review  - cenneidigh - LibraryThing

I enjoyed this book, the stories were interesting and the writing was different. Everyone should strive for a better life and in this case it is a necessity. Great characters, a bit like a diary, but ... Read full review

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User Review  - janepriceestrada - LibraryThing

A series of vignettes about the life of a young Hispanic girl growing up in Chicago. There are some nice things here, and it was a very quick read. However, I don’t feel like anything really stuck ... Read full review

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User Review  - JennysBookBag.com - LibraryThing

I recommend that you read it, if you're on the fence about it. Read full review

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User Review  - Fernhill - LibraryThing

Short novel of a teenage Mexican-American girl in Chicago. Good insight into her life. Read full review

Review: The House on Mango Street

User Review  - Lisa - Goodreads

The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros is a good and easy read. The main character in this story is Esperanza Cordero. She has lived in many different areas and she talks about when she lived on ... Read full review


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